StarWatch at Northampton Park Review

After a 1 day postponement due to weather, we had a very nice gathering of starwatchers and astronomers on Friday June 17th 2016 at Northampton Park in Richboro, PA. Our main targets for the night were also the first to pop out of the twilight sky. A very bright gibbous…

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June 1: Deep sky visual observing

Would you like to improve and challenge your visual observing skills? Our June 1 meeting will focus on techniques and practical aspects of deep sky observing;  locating celestial showcase objects and so forth. The public is welcome to this and all monthly BMAA meetings; you don’t need to be a…

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April 6: Solar viewing and photography.

How can you safely and effectively view and photograph solar events, such as the upcoming Mercury transit on May 9? In our featured presentation, 2 of our members will describe and demonstrate approaches and equipment including various types of Solar filters and other methods (Herschel wedge, projection, etc.) for Solar…

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