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Science Proves Its Critics Wrong by Quadibloc
This news article https://nationalpost.com/news/canada/people-with-extreme-anti-science-views-know-the-least-but-think-they-know-the-most-study is...
Yesterday 04:41 PM
by Jibini Kula Tumbili Kujisalimisha Go to last post
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Do "starshades" make sense? by RichA[_6_]
It's mentioned in this speculative space telescope video. The idea is to create an eclipse using a large, calculated shade which would allow a star to be...
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Yesterday 09:00 AM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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"Steam powered" spacecraft by RichA[_6_]
https://phys.org/news/2019-01-steam-propelled-spacecraft-prototype-theoretically-explore.html
Yesterday 05:43 AM
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Cosmos 90GT WIFI, new toy by StarDust
https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/yMMAAOSwvJNbfAPf/s-l500.jpg Picked up this new gadget on ebay for $90 incl. shp. + came with NexStar hand controller too. I...
January 13th 19 05:16 PM
by StarDust Go to last post
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Mysterious radio signals from deep space detected by StarDust
https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-46811618 ET home!!!!! There are a number of theories about what could be causing them. They include a neutron...
January 11th 19 10:13 AM
by Martin Brown[_3_] Go to last post
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Cake and eat it by Gerald Kelleher
The British were involved in the two systems that represent the links between astronomy and timekeeping but unfortunately adopted a cake-and-eat-it approach...
January 10th 19 10:22 AM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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New Horizons "stellar" course? by JBI
Cannot find this information anywhere, but curious where New Horizons would be heading in the long term, in other words what star? And also are there any...
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January 9th 19 08:26 PM
by Martin Brown[_3_] Go to last post
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White Swan DD 200 - the most advanced amateur astronomical equatorial mount by StarDust
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wfRDO1zvKZc WOW! I bet, this thing can track down hundreds of objects one night, incl. satellites too?
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January 9th 19 04:53 PM
by StarDust Go to last post
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Back to supernova geometry by Gerald Kelleher
The issue thankfully resolves the notion of whether galaxies came first or individual stars and solar systems. https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap141110.html The...
January 6th 19 09:49 AM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Radio Meteor Obs. Bull. December 2018 Geminids by Chris Steyaert
Radio Meteor Observation Bulletin No. 305 of December 2018 (64 K) is available now as http://www.rmob.org/rmobtext/rmob1812.txt More information and the...
January 5th 19 07:35 PM
by Chris Steyaert Go to last post
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Chinese lander by Gerald Kelleher
Orbital motion is an independent motion to daily rotation which is why the analogy of an outstretched arm continuously pointing at a centre is roughly why we...
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January 5th 19 05:08 PM
by Paul Schlyter[_3_] Go to last post
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IMG 1040 by StarDust
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7_rIzTazNg Wow! Moves 100 deg/sec? This is for tracking fast flying objects, planes and rockets? PlaneWave L350 direct drive...
January 5th 19 02:23 PM
by StarDust Go to last post
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New theory of the universe. A bubble floating in a high (4th?) dimension by RichA[_6_]
https://phys.org/news/2018-12-universe-extra-dimension.html Interesting, but I still think nk string theory prevails. If they could find a way to measure...
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January 4th 19 02:15 AM
by Thomas 'PointedEars' Lahn Go to last post
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New Horizons probe shots of that asteroid(?) will take a while by RichA[_6_]
Ever see a cop show where they take a shot from a 400line surveillance camera, then zoom in on the fuzzy image only to come with a crystal-clear rendering of...
January 3rd 19 04:50 PM
by Chris L Peterson Go to last post
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Alt Alt Direct Drive Telescope Mount by StarDust
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNRsbwZ83rY WOW! What a cool design for sat tracking? Not portable though?
January 3rd 19 02:13 PM
by StarDust Go to last post
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Resolution of the Galileo affair by Gerald Kelleher
The direct/retrograde motions of the faster moving Venus and Mercury are entirely different to the illusory direct/retrograde loops of the slower moving...
January 2nd 19 01:34 PM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Let's Photograph Comet 46P Wirtanen by StarDust
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ycoIAH7uuaI Interesting! It's overcast here in the Bay Area, so no comet for me the next few days!
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January 2nd 19 09:41 AM
by Paul Schlyter[_3_] Go to last post
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The star of Bethlehem by Quadibloc
At least you are less confused than the authors of this book: https://archive.org/details/GalileoWasWrongTheChurchWasRightSungenisVol13Complete John Savard
January 2nd 19 09:31 AM
by Quadibloc Go to last post
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should I stay awake long enough to watch the Ultima Thule flyby? by [email protected]
If NASA will be showing photographs from the spacecraft as it flies past 'Ultima Thule' tonight I would be interested in watching. However, I do not wish to...
January 1st 19 06:03 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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The astronomical New Year by Gerald Kelleher
The actual story of timekeeping is worth telling as there is one year that rules them all to borrow a phrase from a fictional work. In our annual trek around...
January 1st 19 04:32 PM
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