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  1. 1oldman2 replied to the thread B "Space and Stuff".

    https://www.nasa.gov/feature/goddard/2017/ground-based-telescopes-to-photograph-osiris-rex-during-flyby...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 11:23 AM
  2. 1oldman2 replied to the thread New Horizons flyby of Pluto.

    From the same article. ( And I thought my downlink speed sucked.) "Once the probe’s dish-shaped antenna is trained back on Earth,...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 11:15 AM
  3. 1oldman2 replied to the thread New Horizons flyby of Pluto.

    Updates, the show ain't over yet. MU69 may not be the end of the fun. :woot:...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 11:10 AM
  4. 1oldman2 liked Stavros Kiri's post in the thread B "Space and Stuff".

    Look Up and Wave! OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Probe Flies by Earth Today In 52min ... Also happy fall equinox ...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 11:05 AM
  5. 1oldman2 liked Stavros Kiri's post in the thread B "Space and Stuff".

    Spectacular! : [MEDIA]

    Sep 22, 2017 at 11:05 AM
  6. 1oldman2 liked fresh_42's post in the thread Do we have a good estimate for the damage the Yellowstone....

    As this thread has become an argue about secondary topics, which are obviously off topic, there are only two possibilities left: clean...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 9:53 AM
  7. 1oldman2 liked jim mcnamara's post in the thread Why do we need Broca's area?.

    Brain structures evolved over very long periods of time. You cannot always map a particular function to a single brain structure, often...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 3:42 PM
  8. 1oldman2 replied to the thread B "Space and Stuff".

    Hubble has imaged an Asteroid with a personality disorder. http://hubblesite.org/news_release/news/2017-32 "NASA’s Hubble Space...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 3:39 PM
  9. 1oldman2 replied to the thread Stargazing Solar imaging and techniques.

    Dave's link in #9 looks like a winner. :smile:

    Sep 20, 2017 at 2:26 PM
  10. 1oldman2 liked NFuller's post in the thread Stargazing Solar imaging and techniques.

    I started by just googling solar imaging. There are a lot of recipes for imaging and one isn't necessarily better than the other, its...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 2:23 PM
  11. 1oldman2 liked Andy Resnick's post in the thread Stargazing Solar imaging and techniques.

    What is this so-called 'sun' of which you speak? :)

    Sep 20, 2017 at 2:22 PM
  12. 1oldman2 liked NFuller's post in the thread Stargazing Solar imaging and techniques.

    I took this one about a year ago. Not too much happening here but I think the image came out well. [ATTACH]

    12419222_172710923116402_3342029625079670337_o.jpg Sep 20, 2017 at 2:22 PM
  13. 1oldman2 liked davenn's post in the thread Stargazing Solar imaging and techniques.

    This is the new filter film I am using .... http://www.ozscopes.com.au/baader-astrosolar-safety-film-large-100cm-x-50cm.html I have...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 2:21 PM
  14. 1oldman2 liked davenn's post in the thread Stargazing Solar imaging and techniques.

    16 September 2017 a single spot group is currently visible but I did capture some bright faculae near the limb in the upper right of...

    170916 sunspots and plague.jpg Sep 20, 2017 at 2:19 PM
  15. 1oldman2 liked Jon Richfield's post in the thread Do we have a good estimate for the damage the Yellowstone....

    Good Stuff! Thanks for posting that. Everyone who has not yet read that link and its links, do yourself a favour!

    Sep 20, 2017 at 1:55 PM