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Pics and a brief update from the 14th Southern Star Party, held at Leeuwenboschfontein in the Klein Karoo.
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The Southern Star Wheel is a revolutionary new planisphere that is a substantial improvement on previous planispheres.(photo: Southern Star Wheel)
How to see one of the Moon's most famous clair-obscur effects; predictions for 2017 and 2018.(photo: Lunar X and Lunar V, imaged by Oleg Toumilovich, 2014 September 01 at 19:47 SAST)
The 2017 Summer Southern Star Party - our 13th event - was held at Leeuwenboschfontein in the Klein Karoo, February 22-27.(photo: 2017 Summer Southern Star Party)
Sunday's partial solar eclipse as viewed by attendees at the 13th Southern Star Party.(photo: Partial solar eclipse, 2017 February 26)
My selection of the Top-5 astronomy events not to miss during 2017.(photo: Best 2017 astronomy and stargazing events)
Things to know about the supermoon tonight.(photo: View from China’s Chang’e 5-T1 spacecraft,)
A 12-page wall calendar with a mix of astrophotos and rarely-seen South African historical images, for 2017. In support of the Centre for Astronomical Heritage NPC. Just in time for the holidays!(photo: 2017 Astronomy Wall Calendar, from the Centre for Astronomical Heritage)
We presented the 12th Southern Star Party from 26 to 31 October at Night Sky Caravan Farm in Bonnievale, South Africa. Photos after the jump.(photo: Spring Southern Star Party)
A quick report from my first deep-sky session with a new 'scope.(photo: Little Martin, recovering after observing.)
My selection of the Top-5 astronomy events not to miss during 2017.