Bharath Muthyala received his masters degree in astronomy and astrophysics from Osmania University. During his college days, he worked at the observatory affiliated to the Osmania University in India. For 14 years, he worked in various capacities including program manager, assistant director and director of a planetarium in India. He enjoys interacting with student communities to popularize science through astronomy and space exploration.
Bharath wants to make sure children not only read books on astronomy but get chanced to observe the stars, planets and other fascinating objects in the sky. To achieve that goal, he arranges sky shows using small binoculars and telescopes as well using astronomy software through tablets and smart phones. He enjoys watching the excitement children have when they first see craters on moon, Saturn's rings, Jupiter's moons and other heavenly bodies through a telescope.
Past Events Hosted By This Ambassador:
Eclipse across America - Info session at public Library Pablo Creek Regional Library,13295 Beach Blvd
Eclipse Fair at Hindu Temple Hindu Temple ,4968 Greenland Rd
Sally Ride EarthKAM Jacksonville Public Library, South Mandarin branch
US postal stamp release MOS - science museum
Mars Close approach to the Earth Jacksonville Public Library