Monthly Archives: July 2007

31 Jul

>Apogee Beer Bottle Telescope

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> I must admit I’ve looked through beer goggles before, but not until recently have I looked through a beer bottle telescope. The Apogee Beer Bottle telescope looks exactly like a green beer bottle. Pop the cap and remove the … Continue reading

31 Jul

>MySky now available

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>Now is the time to discover what stars make up the famous “summer triangle” of stars and, if you need help, you might want to try a sky computer. The new Meade Mysky is now available and we are currently … Continue reading

30 Jul

>MySky updates

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>”Is Meade going to provide updates for the computer data base in their new MySky?” I haven’t received any official notification, but it would seem very likely, as it is possible to connect the Meade MySky to Meade Autostar telescopes … Continue reading

26 Jul

>MySky images

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>”I’ve been told that the Meade MySky will even show me an image of the object I locate, just like a telescope. Is this true?” Not exactly. It is true that the Mysky will show you an image, but it … Continue reading

23 Jul

>MySky location

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>”We are going camping out west in next month and were wondering if the Meade Mysky will work out there. Do we need to reprogram it or something?” You can use a sky computer such as the Meade My Sky … Continue reading

19 Jul

>Mercury Rising

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>For all of you astronomy folks who have never seen Mercury, this is the time of year to do it. Between July 18th and July 30th, Mercury will be visible early in the morning, between Orion and Gemini. The best … Continue reading

19 Jul

>Mysky with telescopes

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>”I’ve heard that you can’t use the Celestron Skyscout around metal objects. Is this true? Same for the Meade Mysky?” Yes, it is true for both the Meade My Sky and the Celestron Sky Scout. Both sky computers incorporate a … Continue reading

18 Jul

>Mysky by day

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>”Can I use the Meade Mysky during the day? What will I see?” Yes, you can certainly use a sky computer, such as the Meade My sky or Celestron Skyscout to identify things you see in the sky by day, … Continue reading

16 Jul

>Meade MySky computer

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>”Do I need a computer to use the Meade My Sky or the Celestron Sky Scout?” No, the computer in these sky computers, just as in a computerized telescope, is self-contained in the units. You don’t need to attach them … Continue reading

13 Jul

>Bushnell 3" Telescope

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>The Bushnell 3″ telescope #789669 is perfect for beginners. It is an affordable reflector telescope that comes with everything you need to view the heavens up close. The Telescope with tripod and two eyepieces start at $79.99, and packages including … Continue reading