Welcome to Variable Stars South!

Variable Stars South is a community of astronomers, mainly amateur, interested in researching the rich and under-explored myriad of southern variable stars. We undertake a variety of research projects and publish what we learn in our quarterly Newsletters and other peer-reviewed journals.

If you’re interested in doing serious astronomy and would like to involve yourself in rewarding scientific research, consider joining us (its free!).

8 August 2022 - The Sixth VSS Symposium has been announced. Click here for more details.

A universe of variables

Learn about the many types of variables and how you can do variable star science with VSS

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Techniques

Learn about the different techniques used to study variable stars.

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Our research projects

Find out what research VSS members around the world are currently undertaking.

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Our community

See what our community has delivered, including our free quarterly Newsletters

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Resources

Get access to free information and resources to help you get started in understanding variable stars

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About VSS

Find out more about the VSS leadership team, how we work as a group and how to join us

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