May 17th: Sounding Rockets

May 17th: Sounding Rockets

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Last week we talked about balloon-based astronomy. This week we’re gonna talk about putting telescopes on rockets and making observations mid flight. Welcome to the wild world of sounding rockets.

Apr 24th: Watching The Watchers

Apr 24th: Watching The Watchers

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Today on @cosmicsavannah, Timothy Roelf from University of Cape Town talks about his project which is going to contribute a lot to improving the performance of telescopes such as MeerLICHT and BlackGEM