Photographing Dwejra’s Night Sky

joseph/ August 3, 2019/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

Photographing Dwejra’s Night Sky This is a special feature focussing on Dwejra’s night sky.  It accompanies the short video clip I’ve produced that showcases some of the celestial marvels imaged from Dwejra. If you have not watched the video yet, then I suggest that you do that first.  The video is found just below.  Following that, you may proceed with

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Article on Dwejra Development Permit published in Times of Malta

joseph/ July 8, 2019/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

We live in a small country which is heavily light polluted. Measurements by the Institute of Space Sciences and Astronomy (ISSA) suggest that the Milky Way is observable from less than two per cent of the area of mainland Malta.  The situation in Gozo is better, undoubtedly aided by the fact that a number of coastal areas had been designated

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Articles on Dwejra

joseph/ March 10, 2019/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

GuideMeMalta got in touch with this website to write a series of articles on Dwejra, making use of some of the information, images and videos on this site. You may find a list of these articles here: Article 1Article 2

Lecture about Dwejra

joseph/ December 29, 2018/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

Thanks to all who packed the hall this evening to hear my talk about Dwejra at Cafe Scientifique. Now it’s up to each and every one of you to continue spreading the word! ​Here are some pictures from the event, thanks to Colleen Bower.

Article featuring my video of the Azure Window Remains

joseph/ March 10, 2018/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

Maltatoday published an article on the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the Azure window’s demise. It featured my video of the remains, which you may view at the link below:

Photograph of Dwejra’s Night Sky makes the frontpage

joseph/ July 20, 2017/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

A photograph I captured of Dwejra’s night sky with a view to increase awareness of the need to protect the dark sky heritage of this site has made it to the front page of a local newspaper, The Malta Independent (20th July 2017), helping to spread the word about the importance of conserving this aspect of Dwejra. By engaging with

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New Video Feature on Dwejra

joseph/ April 16, 2017/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

You may now watch this new, short video clip that I have put together for the Dwejra Steering Committee, showcasing some of the beauty of the site of Dwejra.  You may read more about the aspects highlighted in this clip on the various pages of this website.

Letter published in the Times of Malta following the collapse of the Azure Window

joseph/ March 19, 2017/ Uncategorised/ 0 comments

This is my letter published in the Times of Malta on the 12th of March 2017, emphasising the need to protect all the beauty that remains – and is often overlooked – at Dwejra.  The Azure Window was a beautiful feature of the site, but Dwejra is much more than this. Direct link to letter: