As the weather looks to be clear from my location in Southern California, you will definitely get to watch/listen to a special live stream of this celestial event! If you want something to listen to while you gaze at the heavenly sight, or interact and ask questions during the Eclipse, then this is the stream…Read more Super Blue Blood Moon Live Stream
2018 will have plenty of notable celestial events for even the most casual observer. The following listings are meant for observers in North America, particularly the USA, thus there won’t be any listings for events that are not visible from the continent. Mars/Jupiter Conjunction - January 6-7 Mars and Jupiter will align and be so close together that you can…Read more Celestial Events Over North America in 2018
Part 1 dealt with where to look for a telescope and what to expect regarding the spending possibilities. Part 2 will briefly go over the important aspects of a telescope, the types, and where they are on the pricing spectrum. Click HERE to read Part 1! Most Important Aspects The bigger the aperture, or its…Read more So You Want To Get A Telescope – Part 2
Imagine being a child that’s into things having to do with space and the solar system. Then one day, you meet a person with a telescope and he shows you something cool, like the moon or a planet. Instantly, you know you want one yourself and think about how many other awesome things you’ll be able to see in the sky! This series of articles will help guide you in the right direction!
Being a passionate astronomer, even at an amateur hobbyist level, means one wants to make the time to gaze at the night sky. When one wants to share their passion or introduce it to eagerly interested people, especially children, it can be quite a chore trying to plan such an outing that works for the non-astronomer. The following are the Top 5 Astronomical Annoyances we all have to deal with.
Equipment Used Orion Sky View Pro 8" Telescope with Dual Axis True Track Motor Drive Polymer Sheet between two Pieces of Cardboard (for Partial Phase) iPhone 6s Plus Omano Universal Smartphone Camera Mount To all who read this article, please share this post! To those who thought that driving 1500 miles for two and…Read more Why I Drove 1,500 Miles To See 150 Seconds of Totality