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Eyes on the Sky
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See what's 'up' in the night sky.
See what's 'up' in the night sky.

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Understanding star magnitudes makes starhopping easier. This video can help. #observingtips http://ow.ly/f14R3099zct

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This #MoonMonday, stay up late / get up early (on Tues morning) to see oblong Schiller and alien-face Hainzel.
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"Everyone knows" light reduces crime, except what "everyone knows" is... wrong. http://ow.ly/RjOZ3095uB4 #thenightmatters

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How safe would you be near Saiph? Check out this star's features on this #superstarsaturday. http://ow.ly/yvQ430966iW

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Is it from our galaxy, or a captured one? Either, here's how to find M79 in Lepus. #eyesonthesky https://youtu.be/IZruV0RMWPA

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Have you located Lepus? Look below Orion's 'feet' to spot the hare bounding along below. #nakedeyesonthesky
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Best way to locate objects w/telescope? Use low magnification initially, then increase it after centering. #observingtips
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Flocking inside a reflector / dew shield of refractor cuts down stray light & improves views. #astrogeartips
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Connect with Canis Major, the REST of the constellation attached to bright star Sirius. #nakedeyesonthesky
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New stargazer? This video can help you get oriented in the night sky. #observingtips https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUbG8jboh4M
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