Archive for September, 2012

Save The Last Great Telescope

Save The Last Great Telescope

The Green Bank Telescope (GBT) is the world’s largest fully steerable radio telescope and the world’s largest land-based movable structure. It is part of the National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) site at Green Bank, West Virginia, USA. NRAO is located in the National Radio Quiet Zone, a 13000 mile zone where all radio transmissions are […]

September 29, 2012 | 17 Comments More
Astronomy Now's guide to solar observing 6 - Image processing basics.m4v

Astronomy Now’s guide to solar observing 6 – Image processing basics.m4v

So, you’ve snapped hundreds of shots of the Sun, now what? Nick Howes explains how to stack your images using two of the most widely used software packages, Registax and AviStack. REMEMBER! NEVER EVER look directly at the Sun, with your naked eye or through a telescope, as this will cause immediate and permanent blindness! […]

September 25, 2012 | 27 Comments More
Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Telescope Assembly

Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Telescope Assembly

Basic instructions for the assembly of the Celestron Astromaster 114EQ Telescope. I hope that I’ve made these instructions simple and clear enough so that anyone without any experience with a telescope can put their telescope together without any problems. REMEMBER/WARNING: Always read and follow the instructions provided with your telescope. This is only to help […]

September 21, 2012 | 11 Comments More
How to use Sky-Watcher Heritage 76 Telescope

How to use Sky-Watcher Heritage 76 Telescope

Heritage 76 features Highly affordable and easy to use Dobsonian base, perfect for beginners Great all-around astronomical viewing performance Aluminized and overcoated mirrors Carefully engineered to combine ease of use, extreme portability and consistent performance in an affordable package Enough light gathering power to allow simple study of galaxies, star clusters, and nebulae. Diameter: 76mm, […]

September 18, 2012 | 45 Comments More
CNN NASA James Webb Telescope

CNN NASA James Webb Telescope

KJV Bible Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. Read the Bible from Genesis to Revelation to find answers for all questions Hey do you know God personally? If the answer is no just say the prayer below PLEASE GO TO SOME WHERE QUIET AND PRAY TO LORD YESHUA/JESUS “DEAR […]

September 14, 2012 | 3 Comments More
SkiFi Wireless Telescope Control

SkiFi Wireless Telescope Control

Carina Software wireless telescope review. Works with iPad, iPhone, iPod, and works fantastically easy. Worth every penny, cause it will spark more interest in people when they can look at images and descriptions, and decide if they want to observe that item. Video Rating: 5 / 5

September 10, 2012 | 6 Comments More
Eyes on the Sky: Dec 26 thru Jan 1

Eyes on the Sky: Dec 26 thru Jan 1

See what’s up in tonight’s sky for the week of Dec. 26 through Jan 1. All eight planets are visible in the sky – the Moon serves as a guide to find Uranus and Neptune with binoculars or a small telescope, Venus is in the western evening sky, Jupiter is in the southern evening sky, […]

September 7, 2012 | 8 Comments More
How to Buy a Telescope : Advances in Telescope Technology

How to Buy a Telescope : Advances in Telescope Technology

A brief discussion on what’s around the corner in telescope technology. Learn more about telescope design in this free home astronomy equipment video from a telescope designer and manufacturer. Expert: Bill Burgess Bio: Bill Burgess is the owner and founder of Burgess Optical, which is world-renowned for its custom-built telescopes and planetary eyepieces. Filmmaker: Dimitri […]

September 3, 2012 | 3 Comments More