Sky & Telescope November 2009

FEATURED ARTICLES

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The Great 2012 Scare
The world won't end on December 21, 2012. Here's what to tell anybody who's worried that it might.
By E. C. Krupp

Starscape Astrophotography
It takes planning, research, and sometime luck to capture memorable skyscapes.
By Jerry Lodriguss

Celestron's CGE Pro Mount
The new CGE Pro is a contender in the heavyweight category of German equatorial mounts.
By Dennis di Cicco

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Real Potential Disasters
Asteroid impacts, gamma-ray bursts, and supervolcanos could cause great damage. But none is likely to happen in the next millennium or two.
By Robert Naeye

Jupiter Takes a Hit
On July 19thm 15 years after Comet Shoemaker-Levy, a new impact bruised the King of Planets.
By J. Kelly Beatty

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