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Galileoscope Telescopes & Solar Filters Available for August 2017 Solar Eclipse
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Galileoscope Telescopes & Solar Filters Available for August 2017 Solar Eclipse

To provide an affordable and safe way to view the upcoming August 2017 Solar Eclipse, the Galileoscope project is now offering Galileoscope telescope and optics kits bundled with ISO-certified safe solar filters from Rainbow Symphony. This combination is perfect for individuals, schools, clubs, libraries, museums, planetariums, and science centers. Bundles […]

Image 1: The Hinode kit as shipped from Astro Hutech, minus the mounting base, of which there are three options.
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The Astro Hutech Hinode Takes the Guess Work Out of Solar Imaging for the 2017 Solar Eclipse

By Austin Grant Austin Grant, a high-school Chemistry and Biology teacher, is a self-described perpetual hobbyist, experienced in such areas as building computers and repairing arcade equipment. Austin stumbled into astronomy several years ago and it soon became his primary interest. Being a child of the digital age, it didn’t […]

Celestron Offers Full Line of EclipSmart Optics and Observing Kits for 2017 American Solar Eclipse
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Celestron Offers Full Line of EclipSmart Optics and Observing Kits for 2017 American Solar Eclipse

Celestron has introduced its EclipSmart solar safe optics and observing kits in advance of the 2017 North American Total Solar Eclipse. The EclipSmart line includes everything you need to plan, experience, photograph, and celebrate America’s total solar eclipse including 100-percent Solar Safe glasses, binoculars, and telescopes, plus smartphone/DSLR photo filters, […]