Courses – Astronomy

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OBSERVING THE UNIVERSE

Brian Kelly

Starts: Tuesday 9 November 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm,  6 weeks

Fees: £48/£42   Code: 05 117

Find your way around the night sky using the unaided eye, binoculars or a telescope. In this six-week practical astronomy course you’ll learn how to identify the stars and constellations, recognize the planets and follow the changing appearance of the Moon, as well as spotting more nearby phenomena such as meteors, the aurora and orbiting satellites in the sky above you. This popular course will also look at basic imaging techniques for recording your observations and explore additional digital resources.

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