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Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society

Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society was established in 1976, originally under the name Scarborough & District Astronomical Society. The society

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Jersey Astronomy Club

The Club was formed by a small group of enthusiasts more than 20 years ago. In 2004 a purpose built centre named the Sir Patrick Moore Astronomy Centre

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Star Party 1 - Gymnasium IPB Dramaga Bogor, 2 - 3 Maret 2013

HAAJ akan mengadakan Star Party kembali, dimana pada Star Party ini merupakan Star Party pertama di tahun 2013 ini, yang berarti pula Star Party kali ini

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Astronomy Wise

Astronomy Wise hold public meetings every 2nd Friday of the month. We are hold the meetings at Sawdon Village Hall near Scarborough, postcode YO13 9DY.

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Astronomy Photographer of the Year calling for entries

Run by The Royal Observatory Greenwich in association with Sky at Night Magazine, the competition is an international search for images of the cosmos, from photographs of galaxies millions of light years away to dramatic images of the night sky taken closer ...

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Spectacular Geminid Fireball!

Flaring brighter than the full moon, this spectacular Geminid lit up the sky above Cartersville, Ga., at 2:29 a.m. EST on the morning of Dec.14th. This is one of the brightest fireballs observed by the NASA network of meteor cameras in over 4 years of operation. (NASA/MSFC/MEO)

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Photo Corner

A selection of interesting photos of the sky

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East Midlands Stargazers

The East Midlands Stargazers is a small but growing online community of amateur astronomers from all over the East Midlands. We can be found by going

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East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club

ELAC is based in the Eastern part of Lincolnshire, we meet once a month at the Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve near Skegness, we have no membership fee's

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C/2012 S1 comet heading toward Earth could outshine Moon in 2013

From reports say the orbit of this comet will make its closest (perihelion) approach to the Sun on 28 November, 2013 at a distance

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Solar "Tsunami": Giant Double Sun Eruption Caught on Video

The following from National Geographic Daily News.More amazing pictures...... NASA's space-based Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) recorded the images

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Celestron 90LCM Computerized Refractor Telescope

As you would expect, the Celestron 90LCM Computerized Refractor Telescope is a premium quality 90 mm refractor telescope on a lightweight computerized mount

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Meade Telescopes UK

Meade Telescopes UK. Meade are recognised for their cutting edge advance in telescopic design

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Fujinon Binoculars

The range of Fujinon binoculars boast high optical performance and reliability

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Fujinon Polaris 7x50 FMTRC-SX

The Fujinon Polaris binoculars have special anti-reflection coatings in order to achieve the exceptional light transmission

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Massive Galaxy Cluster Found

Some amazing news this week...Jan 10, 2012 4:37 PM ET An international team of astronomers has located a massive, hot young galaxy cluster – the largest

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TeleVue Eyepiece

Each TeleVue eyepiece is configured to achieve the sharpest full field, with the number of elements and groups minimized

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Televue Powermate

There are a number of issues that can be minimized when using a Televue Powermate over a typical Barlow lens

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Orion Shorty Barlow Lens

Why not give your telescope a real boost in magnification with the Orion Shorty barlow lens which doubles the power of any eyepiece.

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Meade 9x63 Astronomy Binoculars

Binoculars are a great way to view celestial objects and generally cost far less than telescopes. Although not able to produce views seen through a good

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