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Stargazing with Binoculars

8 August 2:00 am
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Did you know you can use ordinary binoculars for stargazing? Even moderate power lenses, such as those in a pair of 7 X 50 binoculars, can reveal as much as 7 times the information as the unaided eye can see.

In fact, 7 X50 binoculars are optimum for budding astronomers!

For more information (and it’s a very interesting site), click onto http://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/top-tips-for-using-ordinary-binoculars-for-stargazing.

And yes, fun learning is forever learning!

Ann Simpson

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