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A New Telescope – the James Webb Telescope

Welcome the James Webb Telescope – The New Hubble telescope! The James Webb Telescope is set to become the New Hubble telescope!   Without a doubt, the James Webb Telescope will ... Continue Reading →
Difference between Spiral and Elliptical Galaxy

Do you know the difference between a spiral and elliptical galaxy?

Have you ever stopped to ponder how the universe came to be?  Current thinking is that the universe was formed after the “big bang” which occurred more than 13 billion years ago.  ... Continue Reading →
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Best Telescope For Kids

One of my earliest memories of the night sky was my first close up view of the moon, when a friend set up his best telescope for kids to look at the moon and the stars.  When it was ... Continue Reading →
Surface of the Sun

Surface of the Sun

Have you ever taken a look at the Surface of the Sun? If you have been contemplating investing in a solar telescope, then the time has never been better, as we have been receiving some ... Continue Reading →
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A Star is Born

Make sure you keep an eye on the Sky! The journey of researching and learning about astronomy proves to be a never ending source of amazement.  While we have been talking about observations ... Continue Reading →
Nearest neighboring planet

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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Do you want to see Mars even closer?

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see a different planet?   Have you ever wondered what it would be like to stand on the surface of a totally new planet, and look ... 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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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 →
The largest telescope in the world

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 →