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Hi All,

Looked into this website to get some weather info this afternoon - great -clear skies from 4.00pm till midnight , time to get a second go from my new scope.

4.30pm clouds appear! - 8.30pm still cloudy!!!

I,ve just spunked the thick end of 3K on my new scope, whens this b----y weather going to change!!!

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A Cheap Shot!

Before my 'observatory' roof decided to pack up, I'd been putting my largely now defunct H alpha filter to some use. Here we have a shot of the Flame & Horsehead area, taken from my light polluted site in Oxford, using a cheap 500mm f/8 telephoto lens riding piggyback on my 11" SCT. It is a composite of two ~35 minute exposures taken with E200. The resultant slides were combined in Registar and converted to ...
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Innovative Observatory

This must be the ultimate in mobile observatories.

I saw it at the Autumn Equinox Sky camp at Kelling Heath, September last year.

Innovation or what!!!

Dave
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Another moon

Hi It's me again

Comments please

Cheers
Geoffers


http://i56.photobucket.com/albums/g181/geoffers1948/3MOONREG.jpg
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m42

Just thaught i would send anotherhttp://i56.photobucket.com/albums/g181/geoffers1948/IMG_M420039CRPUSM.jpg
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Moon

Hi You guys

Please take a look at this ------- Comments please

Regards
Geoffers

http://i56.photobucket.com/albums/g181/geoffers1948/2moonZCanon350DpiggybackedonLX90.jpg
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SCIENCE WEEK - Starts 20/03/06

What interesting things have you or your society got planned to make this a fun week?
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INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

Hi All,just a bit of information about I.S.S.As my other hobby is Amateur Radio I have just received my April edition of Radcom which is a monthly magazine published for all Radio Amateurs and have just read about 2 amateurs from Caithness in scotland who have spoken to Commander Bill MacArthur on board the I.S.S.
They managed to contact Bill who is also a liscenced Amateur Radio operator while the I.S.S. was making a 10 ...
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first atempt@moon

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h317/bmccrea878/2006_0104qqqqq0039.jpgimage
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gas planets

This question will probabably make me look stupid when someone gives a very obvious answer, but how do we know that the gas planets do not have a solid surface underneath the layer of gas that we see? How do we know that that is not just a layer of cloud, covering a solid surface like Venus or Titan?
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