Author Archives: The Editors of Sky & Telescope

Primer of the Southern Skies

Author (and former S&T editor) Stephen James O’Meara rolls out his latest ebook Diamonds in the Sky: Discover the Stars Over Botswana ($5.98). This introductory field guide to exploring the night skies is geared towards, though not limited to, anyone considering a trip to the exceedingly dark southern skies of Botswana.

WPS Astronomy Club

  NAME WPS Astronomy Club ADDRESS 6189 Winter Garden Vineland Rd Windermere, Florida 34786 USA CONTACT Anavi Uppal PHONE EMAIL URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 43 OTHER INFORMATION The WPS Astronomy Club is an astronomy club created for and by high schoolers at Windermere Preparatory School. We really enjoy hosting star parties and doing…


  NAME Glaretum ADDRESS Nuevo Laredo Tamps. 88274 Mexico CONTACT Roberto Aparicio PHONE 8671572256 EMAIL URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 8 OTHER INFORMATION Glaretum is a non-profit educational organization that is open to the public and is dedicated to helping people of all ages to understand and enjoy astronomy at all levels of interest.…

Tele Vue Optics Bandmate Filters

Tele Vue Optics teams up with filter manufacturer Astronomik to revamp its series of nebula filters for deep-sky observing. The Tele Vue Bandmate Type 2 Filters are offered in three select passbands and are offered in ¼-inch (starting at $100) and 2-inch format ($200 and up).

Utah Valley Astronomy Club

  NAME Utah Valley Astronomy Club ADDRESS 437 East 1930 North Orem, Utah 84097 USA CONTACT David Moulton PHONE EMAIL URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 180 OTHER INFORMATION UVAC is a new astronomy club in the Utah County area of central Utah. We hold monthly meetings and both public and private star parties.

Glacial Lakes Astronomers and Stargazers Society

  NAME Glacial Lakes Astronomers and Stargazers Society ADDRESS 13653 County Road 25 Villard, MN 56385 USA CONTACT Mark Yorkovich PHONE 3204912647 EMAIL URL NUMBER OF MEMBERS 4 OTHER INFORMATION We are a small club in rural Minnesota that holds monthly, very well-attended public stargazing at a local state park. We have picked up…