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by Ender Of Days
Thu Feb 17, 2011 10:25 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Stars or the Sun ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1519

If I ever have to tell someone the Sun is a star,they always ask just how do I know it is :lol:

I always tell them "its just a guess" :D


JJ..
by Ender Of Days
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:37 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Comet Encounter
Replies: 2
Views: 874

Some amazing images captured during the flyby
I remember watching the first flyby this spacecraft made


JJ.. :)
by Ender Of Days
Sat Feb 12, 2011 10:00 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Orion's Belt & Sword: great mosaic in H-alpha
Replies: 11
Views: 1799

Shame its not in colour :D

That has to be the finest image of that region Ive ever seen,totaly an awesome image,

Well done that man :)

JJ..
by Ender Of Days
Fri Feb 11, 2011 5:01 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: NGC 3184 - sprawling spiral galaxy.
Replies: 7
Views: 1731

Beautiful image, I started Astronomy by reading all about a certain Mr Halton Arp and the theory of Quasars and Galaxies being connected, Not sure I still believe but its interesting that they do crop up in a few images together (maybe its just because people look more at galaxies ? ) Anyway great i...
by Ender Of Days
Thu Feb 10, 2011 10:56 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 8
Views: 1629

Just how did you get Astronauts to answer your questions ?
Brilliant stuff :)


JJ.. :)
by Ender Of Days
Thu Feb 10, 2011 1:40 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Hello everyone
Replies: 8
Views: 1629

Hello and Welcome to the forum,


JJ.. :)
by Ender Of Days
Sat Feb 05, 2011 2:18 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: SPA Bookmark
Replies: 20
Views: 3163

OK I understand,Il have a look,

JJ.. :)
by Ender Of Days
Sat Feb 05, 2011 12:37 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: SPA Bookmark
Replies: 20
Views: 3163

The site looks exactly the same to me :?:

Whats changed ?


JJ..
by Ender Of Days
Thu Feb 03, 2011 8:44 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Hubble Space Telescope Orbit
Replies: 15
Views: 2596

Because of its inclination its never visible from the UK,its too far south
really disapointed me when I found out :cry:

JJ..
by Ender Of Days
Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:24 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Do we need our moon
Replies: 7
Views: 1500

I think Maggie occaisionaly has been on Skynews usualy during a Shuttle launch or something like a Satalite launch,

It was a good program,nice to see some good stuff on TV recently :)

JJ..
by Ender Of Days
Wed Feb 02, 2011 8:21 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M1 - "Smoked Crab Nebula"
Replies: 1
Views: 668

Wow awesome pic,
I tried for M1 the other night but it was too cloudy,I got the field but couldn't make it out,
Glad other people are sticking with it and getting great results,

JJ.. :)
by Ender Of Days
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:17 pm
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Hello
Replies: 7
Views: 2692

Welcome,
If your a beginner Id say keep it simple,as too much tech can take some time getting used to,
good luck and enjoy the new hobby

JJ.. :)
by Ender Of Days
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Ngc7380 & Sh2-142: the Wizard Nebula in H-alpha
Replies: 3
Views: 815

Amazing image !
It looks like a stormy sea doesn't it ?

JJ..
by Ender Of Days
Tue Jan 18, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: WARNING SOLAR FILTERS
Replies: 17
Views: 2829

Reminds me of a spotting scope I got back in the mid 90's,it came with both Lunar and Solar filters (both screwed into the rear of the eyepiece), The lunar filter soon found its way down the back of a set of heavy drawers (prob still there :? ) I did use the Solar filter quite a bit,but only for a f...
by Ender Of Days
Sun Jan 16, 2011 8:24 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Moon Mosaic 14/01/2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1295

Yep I suddenly realised just as I came back on the forum :oops: :lol:

Thanks,


JJ.. :)