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Yesterday would have been Clyde Tombaugh's 109th birthday by Sam Wormley[_2_]
NASA honors Pluto’s discoverer with New Horizons image http://arstechnica.com/science/2015/02/nasa-honors-plutos-discoverer-with-new-horizons-image/ ...
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February 13th 15 11:58 PM
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ED CONRAD'S MEMORY EVEN FOGGIER THAN BRIAN WILLIAMS by MODERATOR
Ed Conrad contacted us to say he screwed up concerning the date of the publication of his original newspaper column, "How to Get Your Guardian Angel's Name." ...
February 13th 15 09:52 AM
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Did Nikon finally reach the "eyepiece price ceiling?" by RichA[_1_]
I thought telescope users had an insatiable apatite for high-priced eyepieces, with TeleVue Ethos cracking $800 and Explore Scientific's rising above $1200. ...
February 13th 15 09:32 AM
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Why can't ISIS cut the heads of people like Jenny McCarthy and Ed Conrad? by oriel36[_2_]
On Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 10:32:01 PM UTC, RichA wrote: If you must cull the infidels, make sure it's people who have a lot more wrong with...
February 12th 15 06:10 AM
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In all my years by oriel36[_2_]
The world can support eccentric notions up to a point so long as they do not infect the education system however in this instance it became mainstream policy...
February 11th 15 12:37 PM
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Beyond Einstein and E=mc2 .....innovative book published fromCAMBRIDGE ENGLAND by [email protected]
Have a look on Amazon - there is a 5 star review of the book by, wait for it, Ajay Sharma! The only other reviewer gives it 1 star and says "This is a totally...
February 11th 15 07:58 AM
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Above and below by oriel36[_2_]
While Southern and Northern hemispheres provide a wonderful framework for stars above or below the designated motion, there are others to consider. The orbital...
February 9th 15 07:51 AM
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Beyond Einstein and E=mc2 .....innovative book published from CAMBRIDGE ENGLAND by Lord Vath
On Sun, 8 Feb 2015 04:33:09 -0800 (PST), ajay sharma wrote this crap: Beyond Einstein and E=mc2 pp.546, Chapters 7 Publisher,...
February 9th 15 12:31 AM
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A strange indifference by oriel36[_2_]
The essay of John Wallis to Robert Boyle in 1666 is one of those lovely artifacts in an era when they were trying to sort things out via the 'laws of motion'...
February 7th 15 07:58 AM
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A change of perspective by oriel36[_2_]
http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/0112/JuSa2000_tezel.gif "Now what is said here of Jupiter is to be understood of Saturn and Mars also. In Saturn these...
February 5th 15 09:50 PM
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Latest new-speak from peterson! by [email protected]
This deserves its own thread. peterson wrote: "It isn't a matter of free. It's a matter of accessible without regard to the ability to pay."
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February 5th 15 03:15 PM
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Observation: Comet Lovejoy (C/2014 Q2) by Sketcher
It was with mixed feelings that I accepted my local Clear Sky Chart's forcast yesterday evening (Thursday, January 8th). The clearing of clouds after several...
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February 4th 15 08:06 PM
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looking for a good, well tracking DIY lowest cost barn door tracker by Sam Seagate
I'm on the search for a good DIY barn door tracker. I'd like to have something that will handle larger lenses (300mm or less) and will allow very good...
February 4th 15 07:44 PM
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The notion of axial precession by oriel36[_2_]
More accurately it is the intrinsic rotation of the entire planet including the North/South poles which is the focus of this discussion and drawing on long...
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February 4th 15 03:21 AM
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Moon in Halo in Winter Hexagon by Sketcher
Sometimes telescopes and binoculars are unnecessary or even interfere with an otherwise beautiful view. Such was the case last night. In an otherwise clear...
January 31st 15 05:54 PM
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Early next week, a large asteroid... by Sam Wormley[_2_]
Space Weather News for Jan. 21, 2015 http://spaceweather.com Early next week, a large asteroid named 2004 BL86 will fly past the Earth-Moon system. ...
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January 31st 15 01:49 PM
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Moon & Venus Wednesday Evening by Sketcher
Few naked eye celestial spectacles can compare with the beauty of a crescent moon near Venus in the morning or evening sky. This evening the thin, illuminated...
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January 31st 15 12:25 PM
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The secularists by oriel36[_2_]
All religions contain a pantheistic element including Christianity insomuch as inspiration is a backdrop against which all visible objects exist. I understand...
January 30th 15 06:34 PM
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A game for oriel36 et al to play by badastrobuster
There are still a few people here who attempt to convince oriel36 of the error of his reasoning. I have claimed that he just simulates stupidity to annoy,...
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January 30th 15 08:30 AM
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The wheel by oriel36[_2_]
When the contemporary reader comes across topics which are now considered 'fact' they are being fed a narrative which suits the audience and although not...
January 30th 15 07:53 AM
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