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Go Stargazing Live 2018

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Go Stargazing Live 2018

Bath Astronomers are supporting a big effort by astro communities around the UK to celebrate the skies above our heads Go Stargazing Live 2018. We are running up to two evenings from atop Roundhill to the Southwest of the centre of Bath, near Roundhill Primary School, Mount Road, BA2 1LG. Subject to good weather, we’ll…

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Beginner’s workshop – Using Telescopes at BRLSI tonight

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The second in a series of workshops for those interested in practical astronomy and either have not got a telescope or not made good use of it yet. The workshop will comprise 3 talks by Tony, Francis and Simon on the subject of acquiring, owning and using your first telescope. More information available at: https://www.facebook.com/events/115908575723103/

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Great fun at Young BRLSI scientists workshop

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Great fun at Young BRLSI scientists workshop

A class of 8 young scientists came along to BRLSI on Saturday to attend a workshop entitled Sculpted by Gravity. Previous sessions may have been headlined by the copious quantities of Lego to help explain astronomical instrumentation or events but the 2 metre diameter ring of lycra, the poles from a tent and plumbing parts…

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