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James Screech
  • Member for 7 years, 11 months
  • Last seen more than 5 years ago
  • Bedford, United Kingdom
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How long would it take a Boeing 747 to go around Jupiter?

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Distance of various constellations from Earth

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How do astronomers detect gases that are in the atmosphere of exoplanets?

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How did single dish (or single receiver) radio telescopes originally generate images?

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Is Earth slowing down in order to stay on its orbital track?

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Pinhole Projector: Can I use a specific solar optical eye piece to focus the Transit of Mercury?

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How do astronomers distinguish the spectral lines?

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Would space-based telescopes need to remain in the shadow of Earth to avoid light interference from the sun?

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Can you still see Polaris even if you are in the south pole?

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Is solar wind a source of water?

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How to make a telescope for viewing planets, moon and DSOs using a convex lens of aperture 100 mm and focal length 200 mm and other lenses at home?

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Can a rogue planet neither orbit around a star nor a galaxy?

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Tripod mount missing!

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Having some weird issues with my tracking (Advanced VX)

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Unable to achieve focus

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an exercise from Spherical Astronomy by Smart

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Inverse of the sunrise equation - finding locations with a given sunrise time on a given day

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How often is a blue moon?

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What color is earthshine?

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Moving from computerised to normal amateur telescope?

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How many planets does Omicron Persei have?

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Calculating the Diameter of Jupiter through Image

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Would humans hear gravity waves from a binary BH fusion nearby?

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Topography / elevation data of Mars

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How to interprete function value of get_sun in astropy

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Astronomy Calculations Tool

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Appearance of the Cresent

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Could the Sun's magnetosphere block extraterrestrial contact?

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Eyepiece projection photography

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Can there be elliptical rings around a planet?