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A network of amateur astronomers is responsible for identifying a


A network of amateur astronomers is responsible for identifying a truly mysterious phenomenon on the surface of Mars: a plume reaching so high above the ...

IMAGE: This is an artist's impression of the simultaneous stellar eclipse and planetary transit events on Kepler-1647. Such a double eclipse event is known ...

WA dark sky splendour astounds amateur stargazers

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Part of the Eta Carina Nebula, more than 7000 light years distant.

Image: Pulsar ejected from expanding "bubble" of supernova remnant. Observations using the ...

Astronomer Nick Howes used the Tzec Maun Network to obtain this gorgeous image of Comet Lovejoy on Jan. 8. (Photo: Nick Howes)

Even a few hundred dollars can turn you into an amateur astronomical sleuth.

Australia's Science Channel | Amateur astronomer snaps a surprise supernova at its birth

An amateur astronomical observatory in the digital age

Copernicus, Galileo, and Kepler: Redefining Our Place in the Universe | October 2 and 3, 2009

The closest planet to Earth among the 90 identified is this one, which orbits a

Participants return with the responsibility to spread what they have learned throughout their communities — and beyond.

We've found the brightest ever supernova but can't explain it

Veteran astrophotographer Bill Snyder captured this image of the Cygnus Wall, which is the most active region of star formation in the North America Nebula.

Inside the ISS cupola

ESO Annual Report 2016. The ...

A Second Pleiades in the Sky

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CAA: Cuyahoga Astronomical Association. Practicing the Hobby and Science of Amateur ...

A photo issued by the European Southern Observatory showing how a typical galaxy appears at different

21 Feb 2017 “Mars and the Human Imagination” by Brian Kruse, ASP

Astrophotographer Justin Ng did a 40-minute exposure to capture this brilliant view of Comet

Amateur astronomer discovers NASA satellite that's been lost for 12 years

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AMATEUR ASTRONOMY: 50 Years at Riverside

Launched from Earth on 5 August 2011, the Juno spacecraft will arrive at Jupiter on

Astronomy Photography of the Year shortlist Namibia photo. '

Nighttime panorama showing Pakistan's Indus River valley, taken from space. The green band above

A child squints at a solar eclipse in 1970.

This gorgeous image of the Large Magellanic Cloud is a wide-field view that's superior to any professional image or mosaic taken of the same region of sky.

Amateur astronomers say Chinese space station could crash to Earth – are they right?

Reflecting on light pollution in Columbia.

2 What is the AOP? An IFAS approved program for all amateur astronomers Program open to all –Location –Equipment –Knowledge and experience Does not ...

Aussie and Kiwi Amateurs Help Discover Earth-sized Planet in Binary Star System. A ...

SN 1994D (bright spot on the lower left), a Type Ia supernova within its host galaxy, NGC 4526

Ken Lawson founder of Geraldton Astronomy Group shares the wonders of the universe, astronomical news

Pulsar 1259-63 orbits a star (SS 2883) which is bright and visible

Astronomical Society of the Pacific

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Night sky on Sep 7, 2018 at 9:30PM

This video hardware allows, through an internet connection, to verify the correct opening ...

I have to say that this is a very welcome audience and that I have always enjoyed a lot the visit to MAS. They have an invited speaker almost every month, ...

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Lebanese Amateur Astronomical Society useful Tools

Tucson Citizen Photo. The Tucson Amateur ...

These links are provided as a service to our members without compensation to the Milwaukee Astronomical Society. The MAS is not responsible for the quality ...

Artist's conception of the multiple planet system.

Solar Observing on Space Day 2015

Introduction to Remote Observatories for the Amateur Astronomer | SpringerLink

While taking a self-portrait with the Milky Way and Magellanic Clouds, I serendipitously caught a shooting star. Alison Klesman (ACEAP/NSF)

Q3 . 1 7 M A GA Z INE.GS U.E DU. M A G A Z I N E. Where's The Flux?

Chart on which Jocelyn Bell Burnell first recognised evidence of a pulsar, in 1967 (exhibited at Cambridge University Library)

Your Back Yard – Dark Skies

The bright, two-second flareup appears near Jupiter's left (celestial west) limb in this frame from a video that Anthony Wesley was recording at 20:31:29 UT ...

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A comment I got on Facebook was "Your knowledge, enthusiasm, and sheer love for astronomy was palpable." That just makes me want to cry with joy!

Comparison of the Orbits

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SOUTHERN CAPE NEWS - Wim Filmalter, an amateur astronomer from Riversdale, is actively involved in outreach programmes in astronomy.

Master Observer Award

Tabby's Star) captured the world's attention when it was found to be experiencing a mysterious drop in brightness. In the years since then, multiple studies ...

Streaming out from the center of M87 like a cosmic searchlight is one of nature's most

In this story 17 year old Grace's mother is missing. Grace is obsessed with exoplanets and she meets Elizabeth a few times in the book.

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On Oct. 16, 2012, residents of Pike County, Ky., looked

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Waxing Gibbous

Figure 59: Gaia 1 cluster image taken from Karlsruhe (Germany) by Harald Kaiser using a 30 cm telescope. The bright, central blob in the center of the image ...

Tiny Ringed Object Beyond Saturn May Reveal Secrets About Giant Planets | Space

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How we will find countless super-Earths. p. 44. The world's best-selling astronomy magazine

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At certain points in the moon's orbit, sun, Earth, and moon line up exactly, and the Earth's shadow falls across the face of the moon, and we have a lunar ...

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Williams Bay's Yerkes Observatory, no longer a star in astronomy, faces uncertain future

Amateur Astronomers Spy on Air Force's Secret Mini Space Plane

Radio astronomy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

With a small telescope, craters along the terminator of the moon should be visible after sunset this week.

The Galaxy and me

Fraknoi Becomes Honorary Member of the RASC

Figure 9: Hubble Image of the Week: Distant and Ancient (image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, I. Karachentsev et al., F. High et al.CC BY 4.0)