Author Archives: Babak Tafreshi

Babak Tafreshi

About Babak Tafreshi

Babak A. Tafreshi is the founder of TWAN program, a photographer for the National Geographic image collection, a science journalist and astronomy communicator. He is also a board member of Astronomers Without Borders and a contributing photographer for Sky & Telescope.

Eclipse Chasers Gather near London

From basic eclipse observation tips to complex solar physics, 25 presentations fascinated the more than 100 amateur and professional attendees from 20 nations at the 2004 Solar Eclipse Conference. The event, which was organized by Patrick and Joanne Poitevin, was held from August 20th to 22nd at the Open University in Milton Keynes, England. Astronomer…