Monthly Archives: November 2016

Planet Seven

Pronounce it OOranus. I finally had a clear evening of seeing, minimal light pollution, no moon, and Pisces revealed itself, to the south and west of Aries. It’s a dim, far-flungĀ  constellation, and of course Uranus is never more than … Continue reading

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Clusters

I’m gaining confidence in my telescope use. I’m getting past the sense of being overwhelmed by the night sky, and becoming more pragmatic, more oriented toward simple goals. I’ve more or less given up on a really good polar alignment, … Continue reading

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