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This site is a place where visitors may see and learn about the rich astronomical heritage of the state of Ohio. This Great Lakes state is not known for many days of crystalline skies, and yet several outstanding observatories have been built here and equipped with their day’s cutting-edge telescopes. Two of the oldest observatories in the nation still stand in Ohio! Astronomy is not all in the...
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Backyard Observatories - Providing the highest quality telescope observatories. This extremely flexible and robust system is a must-have tool for anyone wishing to secure, monitor, control, and integrate their telescope observatory. The m1OASYS works with popular image acquisition programs like CCDAutoPilot. The m1OASYS is a do-it-yourself package that is easy to install and configure. The...
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The Sierra Nevada Mountains of central California offer a superb location for remote imaging. The atmospheric conditions allow the seeing to hover around an incredible 1 arc-second for the majority of the time. The site offers a low incidence of thunderstorm activity and an unusually high number...
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UC Astronomers, Observers at Lick and Keck, Technical Facilities, Instrumentation, Thirty-Meter Telescope. This beloved Bay Area icon is both an active research facility and a resource for public outreach. UCO is also the center for the UC participation in the Thirty-Meter Telescope (TMT)...
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View information about the Conference on New Data Linkages Download previous reports from 2010 to the present Read and comment on the Vision statement Respond to the Call for Brief White Papers from the scientific community Review the Network Plan Find out more about the Network members Find out...
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Observatories - Observatory Solutions specializes in dome observatories for astronomy enthusiasts. We provides sales and consultating on home observatories, ranging from modest structures to sophisticated, fully automated configurations. We provide supervision and guidance of your crew to properly assemble the dome and install the electronic components. We thoroughly test the dome, making sure...
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On Sunday Sept. 18, the R/V Atlantis set sail off the coast of Oregon and Washington for a 17-day Operations and Maintenance cruise of the OOI Coastal Endurance Array. During this cruise, the OOI team led by Oregon State University (OSU) will recover and redeploy six surface moorings as well as the Washington Offshore Profiler ... Letter from the Director OOI User Community and Colleagues, Our...
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For astronomers an observatory dome is one of the best investments you will ever make. Not only do they allow you to leave your equipment set up permanently, ready for observing quickly, but they improve viewing conditions by protecting from the elements and reducing stray light. All Pulsar Observatories' domes are manufactured from the finest quality GRP finished fibre-glass making them...
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You can’t look directly through the telescopes at the Green Bank Science Center, but neither can the scientists. They’re massive radio telescopes that scan the skies for radiation outside the visible spectrum. There is however, an extensive science center dedicated to explaining the scientific principals behind the huge marvels of engineering, which can point tons of steel at targets equivalent...
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OBBA publishes a Newsletter three times a year that keeps members informed of current events and activities and includes short articles and reports. The Association's annual journal, Ontario Bird Banding, includes reports from Ontario's bird observatories and other articles on banding and recoveries. Among its many accomplishments, in 1960 OBBA proudly founded Long Point Bird Observatory, North...
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SkyShed POD Dome Observatory, SkyPOD,POD MAX portable permanent observatory, portable observatory, backyard observatory, personal observatory dome, Makers of SkyShed Observatories. We sell Dome and Roll Off Type Dome Observatories. Portable observatory, permanent observatory Vanilla Ice Project. This page uses frames, but your browser doesn't support them.SkyShed POD SkyShedPOD SkyPOD POD MAX...
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LASER-TEC, Southeast Regional Center for Laser & FIber Optics Education, is a National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education Center high schools and technical centers, trade associations, and laser and fiber optic (LFO) companies. Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) is one of the largest NSF funded projects. It started collecting data in 2002 with the...
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Astrodomes make telescope observatory domes for the home and serious astronomer. This site contains specifications, plans and contact information. Astro Domes make affordable telescope observatory domes for the home and serious user. Check this site for specifications, prices and contact information. Domes are readily transportable anywhere in the world. astrodomes, domes, astronomy,...
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Precision measurement techniques continue to redefine our understanding of space and time and provide unprecedented advancements in the devices that lie at the heart of an increasingly information-driven world. As select examples, next-generation atomic clocks will operate with mHz-linewidth lasers; gravitational wave observatories will detect sub-atomic disturbances in the fabric of spacetime;...
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Hawaii's big island Segway adventure located at the Botanical World in Hawaii. Segway in the Gardens is such a cool experience. When you Segway you know you are having fun, and when you do it in the rainforest -- it just doesn't get any better than this. Start out with an introductory tour and learn the machine with your certified guide. Then step into the experience of riding on a longer trip...
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Although the mountain volcano Mauna Kea last erupted around 4000 years ago, it is still hot today, the center of a burning controversy over whether its summit should be used for astronomical observatories or preserved as a cultural landscape sacred to the Hawaiian people. Our informational website offers a wealth of cultural background on the issue. Visit Site ». It is with great sorrow that we...
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Since 1996. We produce award winning imaging software for astronomical, biomedical, industrial, and general laboratory use. We also develop and manufacture dome automation systems, cloud detection systems, OEM hardware and software, control and data reduction systems for genome scanners, and imaging software for electron microscopes. MaxIm DL is the complete integrated solution for all of your...
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In Tucson, you can tour underground caves, astronomical observatories, historical missions, an aviation museum, and a university campus. Or take a hike in wilderness, and stroll around unique southwestern-themed venues that blend zoos, botanical gardens, museums, and galleries. Find Out More. Tucson has been ranked by Bicycling magazine as one of the top cycling cities in the U.S. You can pedal...
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The Soceity for Astronomical Sciences promotes astronomical research by amateurs and pro-am collaborations. In 2015, the Symposium on Telescope Science celebrated its 34th year. This has become one of the premiere pro-am events with 100-150 participants giving papers, attending workshops, and networking with fellow researchers. If you're interested in devoting even a little of your telescope...
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Telescope repair, servicing, optical and restoration specialist. Astronomical telescopes by Meade Celestron Skywatcher Coronado Takahashi Explore Scientific. A complete maintenance and repair schedule. We provide a high level of technical support and work with a wide variety of equipment and telescope dealers across the country. Catering for everything from routine check ups, to realigning high...
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