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Observing Section News

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

 
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 ( VariableStar )  

How bright will chi Cygni become?


Sun, 10 Sep 2017 ( VariableStar )  

What will R CrB do next ?


Fri, 08 Sep 2017 ( Solar )  

Strong Solar Flare Sparks Huge Aurora


Thu, 07 Sep 2017 ( Planetary )  

Observing the Ice-Giants in Autumn


Thu, 07 Sep 2017 ( Solar )  

AR2673 and AR2674 Still Impressive


Sun, 03 Sep 2017 ( Solar )  

Large Sunspot Group Takes Centre-stage


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)


Mon, 31 Jul 2017 ( Planetary )  

Looking Forward: August and September 2017


Sun, 23 Jul 2017 ( VariableStar )  

R Coronae Borealis is edging brighter again


Tue, 18 Jul 2017 ( VariableStar )  

Chi Cygni now visible in binoculars


Sun, 11 Jun 2017 ( VariableStar )  

Miras near maximum


Wed, 07 Jun 2017 ( Planetary )  

Remarkable images from Juno perijove 6


Wed, 31 May 2017 ( Planetary )  

Looking Forward to June and July


Mon, 29 May 2017 ( VariableStar )  

Eclipsing Binary predictions : 2017 June-August