Yes, I know, I initially said that there were only going to be two of these entries, but they grew so long that I decided to split them up into three – and I’ve already edited where I said there would be two. The final big changes over the past 35 years have all been […]Read more "January 31, 2016: 35-Year-End Review, Part 3 – The Computer and the Internet Change Everything"
Another of the “what I did last summer” items was to learn about the wonders of Electronically Assisted Astronomy. This is where you attach a video camera to the focuser or eyepiece and observe from a tablet or laptop screen instead. One of the AAA guys at the outreach sessions, Jason, had one of these […]Read more "December 21, 2015 – Electronically Assisted Astronomy, Cloudy Nights, and “Cloudy Nights”"