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Total Eclipse 2017 – TSE17.com – Offers a New Website for Solar Glasses, Solar Binoculars and More to Observe the 2017 Great American Eclipse in August
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Total Eclipse 2017 – TSE17.com – Offers a New Website for Solar Glasses, Solar Binoculars and More to Observe the 2017 Great American Eclipse in August

For those looking for equipment to observe the 2017 Great American Eclipse in August, a group of companies have created a new website – Total Eclipse 2017 (TSE17.com) – to provide a one stop resource to purchase eclipse viewing equipment. Companies that are participating in the website include Lunt Solar […]

AiryLab Adds New Autofocus Feature for Astro Imaging in Genika 2.13
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AiryLab Adds New Autofocus Feature for Astro Imaging in Genika 2.13

AiryLab’s Genika Astro is an image acquisition software dedicated to astronomical imaging. It supports high-speed cameras, including those from Andor, AVT, Basler, IDS, PointGrey, Raptor Photonics, Celestron, The Imaging Source and ZWO. The company has announced two recent releases that significantly augment the functionality of the software. Genika Astro offers […]

The Future of Amateur Astronomy
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The Future of Amateur Astronomy

Editor’s Note:  One of my recent editor’s note discussed the future of amateur astronomy and asked for feedback. We received wonderful replies. Thank you, all. Among the most thoughtful, thorough and optimistic was George Stallings’, who has granted me permission to share it here. In the 20th century amateur astronomy grew […]

CCD-Guide 2017 Edition Now Available
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CCD-Guide 2017 Edition Now Available

The CCD-Guide is a project of Astronomischer Arbeitskreis Salzkammergut (AAS) – Gahberg observatory (www.astronomie.at) in Austria. Every year since 1997, the CCD team of the observatory Gahberg publishes a new DVD which contains the best CCD and DSLR images of the AAS members. The total revenue from the sale of […]