Wednesday 28th October 7:30pm – BA Monthly online gathering stars Stephen Tonkin and his talk on binocular astronomy. Two Eyes are Better than One.
Steve Tonkin has been an amateur astronomer since childhood and now spends most of his time doing astronomical outreach; he leads public observing sessions at BBC Stargazing Live events. He has taught astronomy to adults and children for over 35 years and has authored many articles and several books on practical aspects of astronomy. He writes equipment reviews and a monthly Binocular Tour for BBC Sky at Night magazine. Steve is a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, a past-chairman of the Wessex Astronomical Society and a founder member of Fordingbridge Astronomers.
Bath Astronomers monthly meeting for all members and new comers to meet up, enjoy perhaps a new topic and a cup of tea and a biscuit. Bath Astronomers’ monthly meeting is open to newcomers and members alike to meet up, enjoy an interesting topic and a cup of tea and a biscuit. Held on the last Wednesday of every month at the Herschel Museum of Astronomy, 19 New King Street, Bath or online based on the latest government advice.
This month the meeting is to be held online using Zoom. Members and those registering an interest will be sent a link including the password (in the link). If you’d like to attend, you can use https://zoom.us/j/3212071969 but you’ll need to Contact Us beforehand to get the password
The format is open and comprises an update for the month and a talk on an astronomy topic within the reach of amateurs.There is no entry fee. Our membership subscription subsidizes these events so perhaps consider joining