Monthly Archives: September 2016

September Video Posted

Our September video has been posted on YouTube
Ray Martin, Ramblings of an Old Stargeezer

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Public Star Night – 21 Oct 2016 – “A Talk about ‘Nothing’” – John Ensworth

Space…the final frontier…is really the busiest stuff you’ve never heard of. In this month’s presentation, John will introduce you to the physics of empty space. Most of the universe is empty nothingness and most of every atom is empty nothingness – or are they? Might there be a mysterious ether that galaxies and planets swim in,

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August Video Posted

Our August video has been posted on YouTube
Dr Dayton Jones, The Square Kilometer Array

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Public Star Night – 16 Sep 2016 – Ray Martin – “Ramblings of an old Stargeezer”

Our speaker for this public star night will be Ray Martin from Laramie, WY. The title of his talk will be “Ramblings of an Old Stargeezer”

With 60 years plus as both an amateur and professional astronomer there are tales to be told like the time he held the focuser of Hale’s 12-inch refractor in his hands under the floor of the 40” at Yerkes or how he kanoodled his way into the 200” dome with 20 of his friends and colleagues from the Hughes Astronomy Club,

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