Category Archives: Sidewalk Astronomy

Sidewalk Astronomy or outreach types of things.

Eyepiece Shootout

I’ve come a long way from that red tubed K-Mart telescope my wife bought me one Christmas years ago when we were dating (um… 35ish years now – gulp). Slowly, my gear has progressed, my tastes matured, and experience started … Continue reading

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Venus Transit 2012

All over the Internet, June 5th was hailed as a once in a life time event. A few places got it right though. It was actually a twice in a lifetime event. I helped at the local planetariums public event … Continue reading

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