Monthly Archives: January 2013

Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) visible in the west, just after sunset

Movie of comet setting. This comet, discovered in June 2011 by the Pan-STARRS observatory in Hawaii, passed closest to the Earth on 5th March, then the Sun on the 10th, and is now heading back out of the solar system. … Continue reading
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Schools Outreach Event – Bidford On Avon Primary School

After the most dismal run of observing weather for our planned public Stargazing Live 2013 events, it was a relief to see the sky clearing as we drove towards Bidford on Avon school for our last SGL outreach event on … Continue reading
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Monthly Meeting – CNAAG AGM

The Fox, Chipping Norton. 7:30pm for an 8:00pm start.
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Monthly Meeting – Speaker Dr Chris Lintott

“Galactic Archaeology: Understanding the Universe’s past by looking at the present” On Monday we were very lucky to have Dr Chris Lintott give a talk to the group. The main theme of his talk was learning about the past universe … Continue reading
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