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70% eclipse worked out fine in Toronto by RichA[_6_]
No, unfortunately not total, have to wait for 2024 for that, but it was clear and the sun displayed a lot of activity in addition to the eclipse event itself. ...
August 22nd 17 11:02 PM
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Eclipse 2017 experience by StarDust
August 22nd 17 12:09 PM
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Venus as a morning appearance on the eclipse by Gerald Kelleher
http://earthsky.org/tonight/moon-venus-before-sunrise-august-18 How wonderful it is to see the inner planet travel behind the Sun along with the stars Pollox...
August 22nd 17 08:01 AM
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Madras, Oregon Solar Eclipse Standstill Abandoning Cars by StarDust
August 22nd 17 12:13 AM
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What the eclipse actually does by Gerald Kelleher
So here we are a few days before the moon moves to its orbital position between the Earth and the Sun thereby opening up an astronomical vista by suspending...
August 20th 17 08:11 PM
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Interpretation and computers by Gerald Kelleher
A bubble ideology has been created lately that computers will surpass humans in those things that make us reasoning humans but many mistake limited logic such...
August 19th 17 09:09 PM
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Voyager Plaque May Guide Alien Invaders to Earth! by Quadibloc
At least, so this news story...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
August 18th 17 12:02 AM
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Amazon (and Ebay?) flooded with unsafe eclipse viewers? by RichA[_6_]
http://money.cnn.com/2017/08/13/news/amazon-eclipse-glasses-refunds/index.html Note it appears the black polymer Baader film might not be suitable for...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
August 17th 17 01:09 AM
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The day of two sunrises by Gerald Kelleher
On September 22nd this year, residents of Los Angeles will wake up to sunrise at 06:41 AM when the Sun comes into view. Meanwhile down at the South Pole the...
August 16th 17 09:52 PM
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The sadness of this eclipse by Gerald Kelleher
http://en.es-static.us/upl/2016/11/regulus-planets-sun-8-21-2017-Eddie-e1477595696172.jpg So many,many topics within that graphic and unique in human...
August 15th 17 09:24 PM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Eclipse 2017 by StarDust
Is it the sign of the end of the world? Is there anything in the bag of Nostradamus?
August 12th 17 07:12 PM
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Analogies and the moon's motion by Gerald Kelleher
The familiar analogy of a faster moving car on a traffic roundabout overtaking slower moving cars in outer lanes works so well for planetary motions insofar as...
August 11th 17 08:50 PM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Astronomy photgrapher of the year by Mike Collins[_4_]
August 10th 17 05:46 AM
by palsing[_2_] Go to last post
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Light pollution takes another hit by RichA[_6_]
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August 9th 17 09:02 PM
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NGC6888 Crescent nebula by Razzmatazz
This object is now well positioned for viewing in the summer Milky Way. It can be seen in my 25x100 binoculars. Had two nights of clear skies, but with full...
August 9th 17 08:55 PM
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Article about occultations for New Horizons' next destination by Quadibloc
This article https://www.thespec.com/news-story/7493035-chasing-shadows-for-a-glimpse-of-a-tiny-world-beyond-pluto/ contains interesting information on...
August 9th 17 06:13 AM
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A decent pre-eclipse image by Gerald Kelleher
https://www.usap.gov/videoclipsandmaps/spwebcam.cfm The orbital position of the moon is captured in that live image by way of its reflected light on the...
August 5th 17 07:20 PM
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Radio Meteor Obs. Bull. July 2017 eta Aquarids by Chris Steyaert
Radio Meteor Observation Bulletin No. 288 of July 2017 (56 K) is available now as http://www.rmob.org/rmobtext/rmob1707.txt More information and the visual...
August 4th 17 02:42 PM
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Modification to EPIC graphics by Gerald Kelleher
https://epic.gsfc.nasa.gov/ The orbital plane of the Earth should be represented in the graphic accompanying the image by a line equidistant to orbital North...
August 3rd 17 10:08 PM
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Fireworks Galaxy NGC6946 by Razzmatazz
The Fireworks galaxy is a nice tight spiral, now overhead in Cygnus. A Supernova was discovered back in...
August 3rd 17 06:14 AM
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