iOptron introduces the AZ Mount Pro ($1,299), which incorporates its newest "level and go" alignment setup.
Make your way through the next Messier Marathon with the Messier Observer's Planisphere, brought to you by Celestial Teapot Designs ($29.99).
Stellarvue introduces the SV70T apochromatic refractor ($799) - a compact element that offers high-contrast views free from color fringing.
Here's a quick guide to the essential features that you should look for when buying your first telescope.
Telescopes make great gifts, and the editors of Sky & Telescope offer some expert advice to help you choose the one that's right for you.
If you see something questionable in a recent issue of Sky & Telescope magazine, check here to see a list of clarifications and errors that have been found.
There's a new tool for fans of video-assisted observing. The Revolution Imager ($299.99) is a complete video observing package that includes everything you'll need to broadcast the views from your telescope.
Osiris-REX recently began a 2-year journey to the asteroid Bennu. The Kavli Foundation spoke with three experts about what the spacecraft may discover.
On Monday, the Moon will edge closer to Earth than it's been since 1948. Full Moon occurs less than 3 hours later.
Capture smooth, high-resolution views of deep-sky targets: Atik Cameras enters the world of video observing with its Atik Infinity ($1,000).
One of the most popular planetarium apps for Apple devices gets a complete makeover.
Explore the solar system: see Ceres through Dawn's eyes, and Pluto's moons through the eyes of New Horizon. Then take a tour of cosmic time and space with these popular celestial sights.
Make autoguiding deep-sky astrophotos easy: Orion Telescopes & Binoculars introduces the 60mm Multi-Use Guide Scope with Helical Focuser ($219.99).
NAME Fuertes Observatory ADDRESS Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14853 USA CONTACT Anthony Gucciardo and Viktor Zsohar PHONE 607-255-3557 EMAIL email@example.com URL http://www.cornellastrosociety.org/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS OTHER INFORMATION Fuertes Observatory, home to the historic 12" Irving Porter Church Memorial Telescope, is open to the public for observing (if clear) and tours every Friday night from 8pm…
NAME South Somerset Astronomical Society ADDRESS Queen's College 6th Form Centre Taunton,Somerset United Kingdom CONTACT Jon Bird PHONE 07798 842257 EMAIL URL www.ssas.eu.pn NUMBER OF MEMBERS ABOUT THE CLUB Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the months between September to May inclusive at 7:30pm.
Orion Telescopes & Binoculars introduces the StarSeeker IV 150mm GoTo Mak-Cass Telescope ($999.99).
NAME Springfield Telescope Makers, Inc ADDRESS Jordan Rd Springfield, VT 05156 CONTACT Wayne Zuhl PHONE 908-322-6011 EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org URL http://www.stellafane.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS ~100 OTHER INFORMATION
NAME Sci-Tech Center Of Northern New York ADDRESS 154 Stone Street Watertown, NY 13601 USA CONTACT Steve Karon PHONE 315-788-1340 EMAIL email@example.com URL http://scitechcenter.org NUMBER OF MEMBERS 285 OTHER INFORMATION A hands on science museum including exhibits on space science and astronomy. Free public telescopic astronomy nights are held throughout the year.
NAME Astronomical Society of Southern New England ADDRESS Foxborough, MA USA CONTACT Rebekah Bartlett PHONE EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org URL http://www.assne.org/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 100 OTHER INFORMATION The Astronomical Society of Southern New England (ASSNE) is a non-profit 501(c) association of amateur astronomers. We observe and socialize together and provide community outreach on all things astronomy in…
Universe2go unveils its personal planetarium device ($99), an innovative viewer that with your smartphone to project planetarium lines, star names, and more over your real view of the sky.
NAME Orion Astronomy Center ADDRESS Faculty of Architecture – Skopje Skopje Macedonia CONTACT Kristijan Siskovski PHONE +38975421012 EMAIL email@example.com URL http://www.orion.mk/ NUMBER OF MEMBERS 35 OTHER INFORMATION Social organization for all space and astronomy enthusiasts can explore, study, advance, improve knowledge and promote science. Main activity of Orion Astronomy Center is to organize popular and…
iOptron's PoleMasteriOptron announces the PoleMaster ($299), an electronic polar finder scope that helps you quickly and easily achieve near-perfect polar alignment.
The November 2016 Sky & Telescope recaps the 75 most exciting years for astronomy in human history -- since its issue number 1 in 1941.
Sky & Telescope magazine's 75 years of astronomy coverage.
In this second edition, Hicks discusses each aspect of building and designing a backyard observatory to help you decide which type suits your needs best.