Sunday, September 2, 2007

Astronomy for beginners with Google Sky

The new addition to Google Earth contains much of interest to Astronomy for beginners, and is a gret complement to Stellarium

Here's a video which gives a taste of the software:

Saturday, September 1, 2007

Aurigid meteor shower - Astronomy for beginners report

Astronomy for beginners is very excited that sight reports of vivid meteor activity on September 1st were received from Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, California, Ohio, Oregon, Texas and western Canada. That list will grow as photographs, video and eyewitness reports are accumulating all the time.

Lunar eclipse astronomy for beginners - No moon tonight...


That's no moon...
Originally uploaded by retro traveler