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There are new publications posted in the Newsletter page. The new ones are: Constellation: Vol30-No.2a_Spring_Supplement_2015 Constellation: Vol30-No.2b_Spring_Second_Supplement_2015 Constellation: Vol30-No.3_Summer_2015
Our featured presentation was given by Valentino Gonzales (LTC USAF- Master Navigator), former director of the Imax Theater and Fels Planetarium-Franklin institute Science Museum. He described how celestial navigation works. It uses angular measurements (sights) between celestial bodies and the visible horizon to
We offered a telescope clinic that was open to the public. Several people brought a variety of telescopes, to have checked out. We were fortunate to have partial clearing in the west, and we did some observing of Venus and Jupiter, located close together in the sky. All our meetings are open to the public.
BMAA was invited to participate in a solar event with NASA at the Pocono International Raceway on the weekend of June 6th & 7th. NASA visits some of the NASCAR tracks with a public outreach program called “Rockets to
April 25th Earth Day Celebration at the Jarrett Nature Center in Horsham, PA behind Hatboro-Horsham H.S. – Solar Event Sat 9:30am – 12:30pm BMAA had a fun time at the 2015 Jarrett Nature Center annual Earth Day Event. Although the Sun was elusive most of the morning, we eventually got