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Orion XT10 Classic Dobsonian Telescope review

Orion 8946 SkyQuest XT10 Classic Dobsonian Telescope review Welcome to the Big Dob! The Orion SkyQuest XT10 Classic Dobsonian telescope provides high quality optics and performance ... Continue Reading →
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Astronomers discover nearest neighboring planet

For a number of years, scientists and astronomers have excitedly announced the discovery of Earth like planets.  These much heralded discoveries are interesting in terms of the science ... Continue Reading →
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Bushnell BSH788890 Northstar 90mm Telescope Review

This is the first telescope from the Bushnell series that we have reviewed here at the Telescope Hub, so let’s venture into the basic design philosophy of the Bushnell range, and ... Continue Reading →
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When the Planets Align

When the Planets Align Do you know that with a modest telescope you are easily able to see only 5 of our nearest and brightest planetary neighbours?  So when we hear that the planets ... Continue Reading →
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Coronado SolarMax II 90 Solar Telescope review

The Coronado SolarMax II 90 mm Solar Telescope is an extremely precision piece of scientific equipment, suited for those enthusiasts who want the very best in Solar Astronomy. The ... Continue Reading →
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Do you want to see Jupiter up Close

Jupiter is well named, and is the largest and most dominant planet in the Solar System.  It is actually a gas giant, of which its constituents are not well understood.  But we do ... Continue Reading →
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The largest telescope in the world

Just recently, the Chinese have reported on the completion of the largest telescope in the world – and just look at the pictures!  The world’s largest telescope is now ... Continue Reading →
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Solar Telescopes

When most of us think about astronomy, and watching the stars in the night sky, we tend to completely overlook the most obvious star in our skies, and you can’t see it at night! Solar ... Continue Reading →
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Orion 10018 SkyQuest XT8i IntelliScope Review

Make no mistake; the Orion SkyQuest XT8i is a serious telescope.  This wonderful piece of advanced technology is based on a massive 203 mm aperture Dobsonian Reflector style telescope ... Continue Reading →
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Keep an eye on Mars – one day it will have rings! Yes – its been speculated about, and now scientists have concluded that Mars will one day have a set of planetary rings that will ... Continue Reading →