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Astronomy Photographer of the year 2012 by Chris.B[_2_]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19637073
September 21st 12 05:12 PM
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Stars less than magnitude 4? by W. eWatson[_2_]
I'd like to get a list of stars below mag 4 at a specific time of night. I need the az/el for them. The Sky 6 seems befuddled by this attempt with their Data...
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September 21st 12 11:11 AM
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Equinox twilight by oriel36[_2_]
The reason why people experience a rapid descent into darkness at the equatorial latitudes and a longer twilight towards the polar latitudes is, of course,due...
September 21st 12 08:12 AM
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Nostradamus vs Atheism - September 19, 2012 by [email protected]
NOW FOR THE WORLD DANCE, MOTHERF*CKERS, DANCE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHs0vM3gRTA
September 19th 12 08:12 AM
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Dark energy camera opens its eyes: by Chris.B[_2_]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19634700
September 18th 12 06:56 PM
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Amateur astronomers are reporting a bright fireball on Jupiter by Sam Wormley[_2_]
EXPLOSION ON JUPITER: Amateur astronomers are reporting a bright fireball on Jupiter--apparently the result of a small asteroid hitting the planet during the...
September 18th 12 01:02 AM
by Brad Guth[_3_] Go to last post
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Astronomical unit gets redefined by Sam Wormley[_2_]
Astronomical unit gets redefined http://blogs.physicstoday.org/newspicks/2012/09/astronomical-unit-gets-redefined/ A vote at a meeting of the...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
September 17th 12 11:34 AM
by Paul Schlyter[_3_] Go to last post
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Equinox September 2012 by oriel36[_2_]
The Earth polar coordinates turn in a circle to the central Sun and in less than two weeks will turn through the circle of illumination as it has done two for...
September 16th 12 06:46 AM
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Is Mt Pinos inS. California still open for observing? (In Southern CA) by Fred the Red Shirt
I found a webpage describing observing in the parking lot there but it was last updated in 2001. Is the site still open to the public at night? -- FF
September 15th 12 07:30 PM
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Dork Van de faggot is Antinous incarnate. by Vilas Tamhane
On Sep 13, 3:14*pm, "Lord Androcles, Zeroth Earl of Medway" wrote: The similarity between Dork Van de faggot and Antinous, the rent...
September 15th 12 04:22 PM
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Is the Mt WIlson Parking lot open at night? by Fred the Red Shirt
Could visitors drive up there and observe from the parking lot? -- FF
September 14th 12 06:21 PM
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Identifying a part for NexStar 6SE by W. eWatson[_2_]
A cap fell off my scope today. It sort of looks like a thumb or gravestone, and has a trash can icon with an X through it. Where does it go? During...
September 14th 12 06:09 PM
by William Hamblen[_2_] Go to last post
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Some pulsating variables and eclipsing binaries by Anthony Ayiomamitis[_1_]
Dear group ... and Oriel, An incredible stretch involving pristine clear skies the past 3.5 months is about to come to an end. Unfortunately the seeing was...
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September 14th 12 02:50 PM
by Lord Androcles, Zeroth Earl of Medway[_2_] Go to last post
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StarDate Radio? by W. eWatson[_2_]
What happened to their radio program? They used to have a monthly calendar, and, in some locations, a daily local radio broadcast?
September 13th 12 05:20 PM
by W. eWatson[_2_] Go to last post
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Exoplanet HAT-P-32b in Andromeda by Anthony Ayiomamitis[_1_]
Dear group, An opportunity to pursue an exoplanet transit for HAT-P-32b in And last night and which was only announced June/2011. This is find is the most...
September 13th 12 04:43 PM
by Lord Androcles, Zeroth Earl of Medway[_2_] Go to last post
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Astronomy vacations in Chile by Thomas Womack
Uncarollo mentioned taking astronomical vacations in Chile, and on the whole that's something I'd very much like to do: the VLT site is clearly spectacular,...
September 12th 12 10:13 PM
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Lunar photography successes and failures by Paul Ciszek
I finally got a decent moon shot with my Tamron mirror lens: http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/7960659668/sizes/l/in/photostream/ I was using ISO...
September 12th 12 02:10 PM
by Brad Guth[_3_] Go to last post
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Eight exoplanet transits (June-July, 2012) by Anthony Ayiomamitis[_1_]
Dear group, Finally an opportunity to process some exoplanet transit data collected during the past two months now that the graphics software is up and...
(Multi-page thread 1 2)
September 11th 12 07:33 PM
by oriel36[_2_] Go to last post
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Does [nighttime] lighting pollution poses risk? by Sam Wormley[_2_]
Does lighting pollution poses risk? September 11, 2012 A panel of world experts discussed "Light Pollution and its Ecophysiological Consequences" and...
September 11th 12 05:55 PM
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Need to know what certain parts are on a telescope are by Yousuf Khan[_2_]
Bought a little starter telescope recently. It's a Newtonian reflector-style scope. Anyways, it's got two eyepieces included. One is called a "1.5x erecting...
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September 11th 12 12:00 AM
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