Cambridge Astronomical Association
(CAA)
&
Cambridge Young Astronomers
(CYA)

 


Zoomcast

The Night Sky Live
Wednesday 2nd December 2020
Start time : 20:00

Speaker : Paul Fellows



The Night Sky Live

From the comfort of your own home!

Presented by Paul Fellows
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with assistance from Mick Jeknins, David Davies and other members of the CAA

The event it integrated with the Institute of Astronomy's public open night program and will be run live by internet streaming - see below for how to join.


Paul will open the meeting from his home observatory and with commetary from Brian, we will give you a tour of a number of objects of interest in the night sky.

Covering Stars, Planets, Moons and other objects viewed through Paul's 14-inch telescope with camera linked to screen.
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We will be joined by other members of the CAA who have worked to bring their observatories on line as well, so that we can go over to them for different views.
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cloud

In the event of cloud, we may give a short talk or planetarium style show of what we would have chased down for you if it had been clear!
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and it is all absolutely free with no need to book.

Just join us on Youtube Live by following the link on the Institute of Astronomy web page web page a few minutes before the event and
following the link to the Youtube channel.



About our speaker:

Paul is chairman of the Cambridge Astronomical Society and a keen amateur astronomer having built his first telescope in 1975, he now operates his own private observatory and takes many astronomical images of both deep sky and solar system objects. He studied at Emmanuel College Cambridge, from which he has an MA in Natural Sciences and a post-graduate Diploma in Computer Science. He is an elected Fellow of both the Royal Astronomical Society and the Institute of Engineering and Technology, and RAS Fellow to Cunard line as well as a part-time advisor and board member of a number of software and electronics design companies in the Cambridge area.

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