Skynet Tonight “Russian Space Part 4” & Constellation Delphinus 9PM CT


voskhod-2_leonovSKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Russian Space Program Part 4” and “Tour of the Constellation Delphinus”

Net Control: Billye KF5PDS

Afterglow Movie at 10:30: Beyond the Time Barrier

 

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Links to tonight’s Sky Net:

Discussion topic of the evening.

The Russian Space Program (Part 4)

What can you see in the sky over the next couple of weeks?

Venus-Jupiter Conjunction
http://en.es-static.us/…/venus-jupiter-8-27-2016-Abid-Khan-…

Stellarium

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Skymap Constellation Delphinus
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/…/14095856_15111298522…

Photo #1 Globular Cluster (NGC 6934)
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/…/14067646_15111298622…

Photo #2 Blue Flash Nebula (NGC 6905)
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/…/14183890_15111298455…

Photo #3 Globular Cluster (NGC 7006)
https://scontent-dft4-1.xx.fbcdn.net/…/14141672_15111299489…

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Can One Cosmic Enigma Help Solve Another?
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releas…/2016/…/160824160255.htm

NASA’s WISE, Fermi Missions Reveal a Surprising Blazar Connection
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releas…/2016/…/160824140053.htm

Space Exploration and Space History

Juno’s close flyby of Jupiter today
Mercury mystery solved
Space history, including launch of Gemini V (and the start of mission patches); downgrading of Pluto; Katherine Johnson’s birthday
Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.

ISS
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx…

Sept. 4th
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

OTV 4
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx…

August 28
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

August 30
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Tiangong 1
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx…

Sept 2
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Sept 3
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Korean Satellite
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx…

Sept 1
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Envisat (Earth Observation Satellite – ESA – Launched 2002)
http://www.heavens-above.com/PassSummary.aspx…

August 28
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

August 30
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

August 31
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Sept 2
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Sept 3
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

Sept 5
http://www.heavens-above.com/passdetails.aspx…

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