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Expansion or Acceleration

From the last Sky at Night programme....

I am not a scientist but thought this should be considered - this is not a debate for me, just some ideas ' out of the box'.

1. Should we be treating the Hubble constant as a constant at all? By assuming the universe were to be accelerating in its rate of expansion would explain potentially the difference in the measured results using the different methods. In other ...
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Stargazing with the National Trust!!!

The other night I went to a star party hosted by the National Trust at Tyntesfield near Bristol and capably oganised by Bristol Astronomical Society.
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Conjunction

Who saw the conjunction on Monday? The trio rose over Grain Power Station from my perspective but unfortunately they had a major fire that morning and there was a column of thick smoke rising right in front of of the Moon! I stopped on the way to work and had a good look though.
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Phil's Scribblings

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Tesla

Got to get one of these!!!

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Backyard EOS

I downloaded Backyard EOS to use with my Canon DSLR but it seems like it's been cloudy ever since then! With nine days left on the free trial licence I couldn't wait any longer for a clear sky at night so I set everything up yesterday day time and took some photos of a tree in the back garden of my neighbour five doors down.

9 lights 1/200s iso 200, 9 darks, 9 flats auto ...
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Canon EOS M50 Mirrorless Digital Camera with 15-45mm

I've been shopping around for a good deal on one of these M50's from Canon. Most of the kits have this 15-45mm lens. How is this lens?

Is it one that I'll likely keep? If so, then I'll keep looking at kits. If garbage lens, then I'll stick with the body only.

Thank you!
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Every Astronomy Purchase

I like Dylan O'Donnell videos, he has a Celestron CGX and he also has a sense of humour:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJqxbj8HiZI
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Happy Christmas

A Happy Christmas to all my fellow astronomers here on the forum.

Christmas morning at 7am today. A 'star' in the east!

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