Articles and Talks

Talks that were given and articles that have been written.

Journal Papers

Nowakowski, J, A. and Kennett, C. with Gossip, J and Sheen, B (2020) INVESTIGATING ARCHAEOLOGY AND ASTRONOMY AT THE HURLERS, CORNWALL 2013 – 2017 SKYSCAPES ARCHAEOLOGY Vol 6 No. 1 (2020) https://journal.equinoxpub.com/JSA/article/view/18192/20332


Kennett, C (2017) AN 18TH-CENTURY ASTRONOMICAL HUB IN WEST CORNWALL, THE ANTIQUARIUM ASTRONOMER, ISSUE 11, JUNE 2017 – Download here

Kennett, C (2015) AN ASTRONOMER’S SUMMER OUTING TO THE LIZARD, CORNWALL, 1769, THE ANTIQUARIUM ASTRONOMER, ISSUE 9, JULY 2015 – Download here.

Books

Forthcoming (2021) Uranus and Neptune – Kosmos series, Reaktion Books.

Forthcoming (2020)  NEPTUNE: From Controversial Discovery to Reigning Giant of the Outer Solar System. Editor’s William Sheeham, Robert Smith, Trudy. E. Bell and Carolyn Kennett, publisher Springer.


Watching the Sun Booklet (2020) Editors Carolyn Kennett and Cheryl Straffon. Published by Mayes Creative and Meyn Mamvro.

Celestial Stone Circles of West Cornwall: Reflections of the sky in an ancient landscape Published 2018 ISBN-13: 978-1973529125

Articles

Yearbook in Astronomy 2021, Edited Brian Jones. – The Meteorite Age (full article)


Yearbook in Astronomy 2021 Edited Brian Jones – Burying the Sun (short article)

Astronomy Now Magazine (June 2020) The Mythical Milky Way

Popular Astronomy (March 2020) – Stars and Stones

Yearbook in Astronomy 2020 – Meteorite use in Prehistory (short article)

Meyn Mamvro Issue 100 – Cross Based Urns and the Winter Solstice

Astronomy Now Magazine (July 2019) The Legend of Goonhilly

Astronomy Now Magazine (Jan 2019) Superlative Sirius

Astronomy Now Magazine (Dec 2018) Best places to see the Winter Solstice

Astronomy Now Magazine (Oct 2018) A Medieval Search for Planet Nine

Sky at Night Magazine (June 2018) Through the Lens of Time.

Meyn Mamvro (2018) Sun and Moon at Boscawen-un

Bulletin Magazine (2016-2017) Adventures in Archaeoastronomy 3 part series

Bulletin Magazine (March 2016) A Journal from a Mystery Man (Archibald Blair)


Editor of the Bulletin Magazine 2016-

2020

Recent Talks 

Oct (2020) The Hurlers, JSA/Sophia Centre Skyscape Archaeology Keynote Lecture Series http://sophia-project.net/lectures-and-seminars/keynotes/skyscape-lectures-oct2020-mar2021.php

Sept (2020) Watching the Sun with Cheryl Straffon, this talk can be viewed here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RheNiCXF6OQ&feature=youtu.be

Jun (2020) Radio Cornwall with Jack Murley. One big question ? Where on Earth actually is the Earth? https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p08j379c

Jun (2020) Society of Poplar Astronomy, Pop Astro with Vicky Duncalf. The Summer Solstice Special https://www.facebook.com/watch/live/?v=293808848668951&ref=watch_permalink

May (2020) Astro Radio with Pete Williamson. Talking all things solar and ancient monuments.

Mar (2020) St Just Library Millennia of Dark Skies – The History of Astronomy in West Cornwall

Jan (2020) Miners and Mechanics Institute. The History of Astronomy in Cornwall

Nov (2019) The Tate St Ives – Measuring the Universe with Mayes Creative.

Nov (2019) Pothmeor Studios – Measuring the Universe with Mayes Creative.

Sept (2019) Cohort, St Ives Festival – 400 Lightyears and the Transit of Venus.

Sept (2019) Dark Skies Stakeholder Event – The Wonders of the Night Sky.

July (2019)  Week in Archaeology – Boscawen-un an Astronomical Observatory?

July (2019) Avanti Communications Ltd, History of Astronomy in Cornwall.

June (2019) Helston Museum of Cornish Life, 400 Light Years and the Transit of Venus.

May (2019) Cornwall Archeological Society AGM, Astronomy and Ancient Penwith.

Nov (2018) Trencrom Dowsers, Astronomy and Ancient Penwith.

June (2018) St Hilary Churchtown Museum – Malachy Hichens and the First Computers.

May (2018) Pathways to the Past. St Just – Celestial Stone Circles and Boscawen-un.

April (2018) Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge University, The Heritage of Astronomy in Ancient Cornwall – Archaeoastronomy Heritage in West Penwith.

March (2018) Royal Cornwall Museum, Astronomical Heritage of East Cornwall (covering archaeoastronomy on Bodmin Moor).