Category Archives: Astronomy

Sky Safari – A Way For YOU to Earn Money!

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If you could use $499 or more… We are now offering a 3 day Premium Training Intensive for 5-10 people at least 2-3 weekends a month. More info here: http://spacer.pamhoffman.com/travel-adventures/sky-safari/ We offer training in the daytime and observing at night. … Continue reading

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The Year in Space 2015 – A Review

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The very generous Steve Cariddi at The Year in Space wrote to me again this year and offered to send their 2015 Wall Calendar to me to review. I’m very pleased to tell you that this is my review (watch … Continue reading

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Free Printables

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This is a test to see if we can offer you some free printables.  Hopefully, you can get these files and print your own: Color bookmark 04 Black & White bookmark 10 Our associate in New Hampsire, USA wanted some … Continue reading

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Cosmos: The Show Teaching the Methods of Academic Infighting

Tyson can’t seem to make a point without belittling opposing views. Tyson says that Sagan was a great influence on him but I can’t detect any of Dr. Sagan’s influence on this show.  Sagan showed us the beauty of science … Continue reading

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Cosmos: Where Are The Others?

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We’ve now seen episode 6 and I haven’t had as much trouble with the whole ‘religion is wrong’ thing, Jeff.  I think it’s because I was raised in a UU (Unitarian Universalist) Church. I laugh a little because Jeff has … Continue reading

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Cosmos: Good but Dr. Tyson is no Sagan

I’m on episode 5 (six comes out tonight).  I’m happy to say that I’ve learned a few things over the 5 episodes and they had really pretty graphics so the 5 hours that I’ve invested in the show are not … Continue reading

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Public Space Telescope We Can Support!

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Here’s an interesting Kickstarter campaign.  It was recently launched by Planetary Resources.  It’s almost fully funded.  “This project will only be funded if at least $1,000,000 is pledged by Sunday Jun 30, 10:00pm EDT.” ~ARKYD: A Space Telescope for Everyone … Continue reading

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Get Your Astronomy Fix!

From: Space.com Nearly 3,000 astronomers will descend upon Long Beach, Calif., next week for the year’s largest astronomy conference. The 221st meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) kicks off Sunday (Jan. 6) and will run through Jan. 10 at … Continue reading

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Read News of the Meteor Shower

Several sites are reporting good Geminid Meteor Showers.  Here are just a few, some have video… NASA Meteor Shower – What A Show! Incredible Sky Show: Geminid Meteor Shower Images from Around the World Brighest Fireball Ever Caught by… Updates … Continue reading

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No Doomsday For You!

From: Universe Today NASA is trying to make sure that no one is taking the 2012 doomsday nonsense seriously, and just put out this video today detailing how a gigantic “killer solar flare” just ain’t gonna happen. Dr. Alex Young … Continue reading

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