Author Archive | Robin Scagell

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September 17th: Top Ten Telescope Mistakes for Beginners

Date: September 17, 2009 Title: Top Ten Telescope Mistakes for Beginners Podcaster: Robin Scagell Link: www.stargazing.org.uk Description: You’ve just bought your very first telescope, and you’re excited by all the wonders you’re going to see and the things you’re going to discover. But then – what’s gone wrong? Instead of sparkling stars, you see absolutely nothing! […]

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July 14th: Telescope 400

Date: July 14, 2009 Title: Telescope 400 Podcaster: Robin Scagell of Telescope 400 Organization: Telescope 400 www.telescope400.org.uk Description: Several years ago, the organisers of Britain’s National Astronomy Weeks decided that 2009 would be a good year to have another NAW, this time to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the first telescopic observation of the Moon […]

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