Space

Lunar Occultations, And Why They Are Fun

Have you ever looked at the moon through a telescope, or even a pair of binoculars? Our satellite is really beautiful to look at- it is full of detail you can get lost in: craters, mountain ridges, canyons, plateaus. And there's no clouds to obscure t ...

Article - Tommaso Dorigo - Nov 22 2020 - 6:20am

After Arecibo? A Lunar Crater Telescope.

A recibo while no longer unique in design since China built a similar and larger telescope was special. What should replace it is something that will exceed what it is able to do. There is already a well formed plan for such a radio telescope using a prop ...

Blog Post - Hontas Farmer - Nov 22 2020 - 4:41pm