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Observing Section News

Here are the most recent news stories from the SPA's Observing Sections

 
Fri, 12 Jan 2018 ( Meteor )  

Impressive work on Geminid spectra by Bill Ward


Wed, 10 Jan 2018 ( Meteor )  

New issue of the magazine eMeteorNews


Sun, 31 Dec 2017 ( Meteor )  

Bright Moonlight set to hide many Quadrantids


Tue, 12 Dec 2017 ( VariableStar )  

Mira is approaching maximum


Sun, 10 Dec 2017 ( Meteor )  

A very favourable year for the Geminids


Wed, 29 Nov 2017 ( Planetary )  

Looking Forward, Dec'17 and Jan'18.


Tue, 07 Nov 2017 ( Planetary )  

Important News about Neptune.


Mon, 30 Oct 2017 ( VariableStar )  

Eclipsing Binary predictions : 2017 Nov-Dec


Wed, 18 Oct 2017 ( Meteor )  

A nicely timed Orionid maximum


Tue, 17 Oct 2017 ( Solar )  

Hurricane Ophelia Turns Sun Orange-red


Wed, 20 Sep 2017 ( VariableStar )  

How bright will chi Cygni become?


Sun, 10 Sep 2017 ( VariableStar )  

What will R CrB do next ?


Thu, 07 Sep 2017 ( Planetary )  

Observing the Ice-Giants in Autumn


Mon, 28 Aug 2017 ( VariableStar )  

Eclipsing Binary Predictions : 2017 September-October


Sun, 13 Aug 2017 ( VariableStar )  

R Trianguli is approaching maximum


Sun, 06 Aug 2017 ( Meteor )  

Enjoy the Perseids (and ignore the hype)