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Lunt Solar Systems New Modular Solar Telescope Lineup Offers Versatile Performance Day or Night
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Lunt Solar Systems New Modular Solar Telescope Lineup Offers Versatile Performance Day or Night

Lunt Solar Systems New Modular Telescope series provides the ability to enjoy a full range of astronomical observing with only one telescope. Each model is designed to be easily configured between Hydrogen Alpha, White Light, Calcium K, astronomy and daytime terrestrial uses in minutes. The lineup includes the Lunt Solar […]

Tracy Daugherty Publishes Dante and the Early Astronomer Offering an Interesting Take on Early Amateur Astronomy
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Tracy Daugherty Publishes Dante and the Early Astronomer Offering an Interesting Take on Early Amateur Astronomy

Tracy Daugherty is a professor emeritus of English and creative writing at Oregon State University. In his recently released book, “Dante and the Early Astronomer: Science, Adventure, and a Victorian Woman Who Opened the Heavens,” he tells the story of Mary Acworth Evershed, a pioneering female amateur astronomer who was […]

Lunt Solar Systems Introduces Blocking Filter Heating Module for Solar Observing in Freezing Conditions
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Lunt Solar Systems Introduces Blocking Filter Heating Module for Solar Observing in Freezing Conditions

Lunt Solar Systems offers blocking filters for their solar telescope etalon systems which eliminate certain wavelengths of light to produce an image that’s safe to view. Blocking filters functionally incorporate additional filters which are required for the safety and performance of the solar package. Lunt currently offers a total of […]

Lunt Solar Systems Introduces LS130THa, Its First 100% Modular Designed Convertible Solar Telescope
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Lunt Solar Systems Introduces LS130THa, Its First 100% Modular Designed Convertible Solar Telescope

Lunt Solar Systems has introduced the LS130THa, the company’s first 100% modular designed convertible telescope. The new triplet refractor replaces the Lunt Solar Systems LS152THa telescope and provides the opportunity to own a complete travelling telescope. Simply change from daytime viewing (through etalons) to nighttime viewing (without etalons) in minutes. […]