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  • Wartime Skygazing: An Amateur Astronomer in Ukraine 3 May 2022
    Plakha Alexander — amateur astronomer, owner of Astro-Gadget.net, and Ukrainian — shares his experiences since Russia's invasion began. The post Wartime Skygazing: An Amateur Astronomer in Ukraine appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    William Barnhill
  • Four Things to Know About the Next Solar Eclipse 8 April 2022
    Prepare for the 2020 solar eclipse with these basic facts and other resources. The post Four Things to Know About the Next Solar Eclipse appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    The Editors of Sky & Telescope
  • See the Sun from Other Stars 2 February 2022
    We journey to distant suns to look back at our solar system and see its place among the stars. The post See the Sun from Other Stars appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Bob King
  • Tim Russ: Actor, Director, and Amateur Astronomer 1 February 2022
    Tim Russ is best known for his role as Tuvok on Star Trek: Voyager, but his affinity for space goes further than that — he's an amateur astronomer, too. The post Tim Russ: Actor, Director, and Amateur Astronomer appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Lauren Sgro
  • Long Focal Length Telescopes for Astrophotography 16 December 2021
    Long focal length scopes are usually discouraged for beginner deep sky astrophotography, but solar system imagers need that extra focal length reach. The post Long Focal Length Telescopes for Astrophotography appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Richard S. Wright Jr.
  • Getting Started in Deep-Sky Astrophotography 19 November 2021
    Shopping for gear to get started in astrophotography? Here's some sage advice before you max out all your credit cards. The post Getting Started in Deep-Sky Astrophotography appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Richard S. Wright Jr.
  • Kerry-Ann Lecky Hepburn: Meteorologist, Pilot, Astrophotographer 9 November 2021
    Meteorologist and pilot by day, astrophotographer by night: Kerry-Ann Lecky Hepburn shares her pursuit and passion for the hobby. The post Kerry-Ann Lecky Hepburn: Meteorologist, Pilot, Astrophotographer appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Richard S. Wright Jr.
  • How to Photograph the Northern Lights 19 October 2021
    Follow these tips to help capture auroral displays. The post How to Photograph the Northern Lights appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Richard S. Wright Jr.
  • What Is a Quasar? 28 September 2021
    A quasar is a supermassive black hole gorging on gas in the heart of a distant galaxy. The post What Is a Quasar? appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Monica Young
  • Getting Started in Planetary Imaging 16 September 2021
    It's planet season! Here are some tips to help you start imaging the giant planets while they're in easy view. The post Getting Started in Planetary Imaging appeared first on Sky & Telescope.
    Richard S. Wright Jr.