Monthly Archives: February 2013

Ironic Interlopers

THE CNAAG EVENT Putting our trust in the forecast which gave us almost ideal conditions to observe the close pass of Asteroid 2012 DA14, 9 telescopes were set up at Chipping Norton airfield in eager anticipation of the event. The … Continue reading
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Schools Outreach Event

Talk, and observing if clear.
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Monthly Meeting – Speaker Mike Frost

The Fox, Chipping Norton. 7:30pm for an 8:00pm start. 'The Accidental Death of an Anarchist'
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Monthly Meeting – Speaker Owen Brazzell (Abingdon AS)

“Observing Galaxy Clusters”
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Monthly Meeting – Speaker Robert Simpson (Oxford University Astrophysics)

Citizen Science with the Zooniverse
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Monthly Meeting – Speaker Dr Leigh Fletcher (Oxford University)

On Monday 15th April, Dr Leigh Fletcher treated us to an intriguing look at the atmospheric processes taking place on the gas planets and gave us an insight into the work going on to explore those atmospheres and Jupiter's moons, … Continue reading
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CNAAG members observing night

Asteroid observing, check emails for details of when and where.
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Schools Outreach Event – TBC

Talk and observing if clear
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Schools Outreach Event

With a very negative forecast in prospect, we were pleasantly surprised to arrive at Bidford on Avon Primary School under a blue sky with the quarter Moon riding high to the south. Approximately 40 parents and pupils came along bringing … Continue reading
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Schools Outreach Event

Talk and observing if clear
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