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Since the group looks dead,here's a question...

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Any new equipment your using,type why you picked it etc.
blackstar7us
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Jan 11, 2013

Person who started public star parties is a forgotten man

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Frank Palma started the Fort Pickens star parties and carried them on for years. The first several years of public viewing at Fort Pickens was done not by
robertb
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Jul 25, 2011

Update on Pluto

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Pluto plane chases shadow StoryDiscussionImage (2)Pluto plane chases shadow ERIC BETZ Sun Staff Reporter azdailysun.com | Posted: Sunday, July 10, 2011 5:15 am
robertb
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Jul 16, 2011

Organics found on Mars

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Frank Palma told me that Wayne Wooten had made this announcement----and HE WAS RIGHT!!!!!! Viking Found Organics on Mars, Experiment Confirms Using Mars-like
robertb
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Jan 5, 2011

A sea going planetarium??????

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Looking through the new books selection at the library, I recently selected MURDER SHE WROTE: THE QUEEN'S JEWELS by Jessica Fletcher and Donald Bain. Much of
robertb
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Oct 29, 2010

Planetarium star balls

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Sometimes, when retirement bores me, I search ebay for words such as eyepiece, telescope, observatory, and planetarium---highest price first. This time I found
robertb
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Jun 3, 2010

The astronomer movie

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When I was an elementary school student in the Pensacola/Warrington area---about 7 years before I started the Escambia Amateur Astronomers Association---the
robertb
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Apr 15, 2010

Hayden Planetarium's doors

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As a retired planetarium director/asst. prof., on a fixed annuity, I find cheap methods of amusement---incl. searching ebay for many things such as the most
xcoconino9
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Jan 28, 2010

Things looking down at Lowell Observatory

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In addition to 4.5 feet of snow last week---several buildings collapsed incl. Bookman's with a quarter of a million used books, movies, etc. Lowell announces
xcoconino9
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Jan 27, 2010

A chance to observe with a 20"

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Links I have used in the past have not worked well---so, try a google.com search with the following search term: "Astronomy club offers cosmic view to
xcoconino9
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Dec 6, 2009

Fire forces closure of Kitt Peak Observatory

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Associated Press - July 15, 2009 10:34 PM ET TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - A fire burning on the Tohono O'odham Reservation has forced the closure of the Kitt Peak
Robert Blake
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Jul 16, 2009

Pensacola's astronomy club reaches 50 years

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50 years ago Pensacola's astronomy club was started as the Warrington Amateur Astronomers Association---named for Pensacola's largest
Robert Blake
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Jun 18, 2009

New director for local observatory

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Lowell Observatory names new director By DAILY SUN STAFF Monday, May 04, 2009 An astronomer and deputy leader of astronomy for the federal National Science
Robert Blake
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May 6, 2009

The case of the missing meteorite

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... Meteorite lands back home By JOE FERGUSON Sun Staff Reporter Tuesday, March 24, 2009 For the last few years Tom Lynch has been using a 50-pound rock as a
Robert Blake
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Mar 24, 2009

new Dark Skies news from NZ

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Search the yahoo article to see the photograph: New Zealand town is in the dark — and proud of it Buzz Up Send Email IM Share Digg Facebook Newsvine
Robert Blake
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Feb 8, 2009
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