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The universe – With Apple Pie and dinosaur wee

Posted by on Nov 26, 2022 in Main |

The November meeting of Keighley Astronomical Society was well attended with 30 members present to hear a lecture by Mr Brian Jones. Brian Jones was a founder member of the Bradford Astronomical society and each year he collates and publishes the ‘ Astronomy yearbook’. A publication which was originally written by Sir Parick Moore and has been a...

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The December night sky

Posted by on Nov 24, 2022 in Main |

The red Planet Mars is this years ‘Christmas Star’, shinning at its most brightest for two years. On the 8th of this month it disappears behind the full Moon for an hour. We have all the planets visible during the evening this month. The Plough is now standing on its handle in the north. Capella, the bright yellow star, is not yet at the overhead...

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