Monthly Archive: February 2019

A Successful Book Launch

The launch of Remote Astrophotography Using Slooh.com – A Handbook was a big success! I ran a free promotion and ended up with 67 copies of the book downloaded at Amazon. There were also...

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Slooh Solar Cam

Slooh.com offers its members eight telescopes to use to image the sky. Among the telescopes is the Slooh.com Solar telescope located in the Canary Islands. This image was taken on February 6, 2019 using...

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Jupiter

This is Jupiter as imaged using the Slooh.com Canary Four Solar System telescope in July 2018. This image is right from the telescope and I haven’t modified it in any way. Jupiter is the...

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NGC 891

This is an image of NGC 891, or the Silver Sliver, as processed by Slooh.com. The image was actually taken by Slooh.com member KeithS but I piggybacked his mission to be able to get...

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Astronomy Beginner’s Book

Astronomy is the study of the stars, planets, galaxies, comets, asteroids and so much more. It’s a vast topic that’s easily accessible because all you really need to get started is your curiosity and...

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Asteroid 6478 Gault

This unusual object is an asteroid called 6478 Gault. It’s unusual because it has a tail and an asteroid doesn’t usually have a tail. It’s thought this asteroid collided with something some time around...

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