Skynet 11-25-17 Soviet Space – Continued & Constellation Camelopardalis 9PM CT


SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “The Soviet Space Program – Continued” and “Tour of the Constellation Camelopardalis”

Net Control: Billye KF5PDS
Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“Blast from the Past” (1999)

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion Topic of the Evening.

The Soviet Space Program – Continued

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

East, Mid-Evening
Star Trails in the Constellation Orion
Orion the Hunter from Johannes Hevelius’ Uranograhia
A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.
Skymap – Constellation Camelopardalis

Photo #1 Kemble’s Cascade

Photo #2 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy (NGC 2403)

Photo #3 Magellanic Barred Irregular Dwarf Galaxy (NGC 2366)

Photo #4 Dwarf Irregular Galaxy (NGC 1569)

Photo #5 Intermediate Spiral Galaxy (IC 342)

Recent Astronomical discoveries

How Earth Stops High-energy Neutrinos in Their Tracks

Frictional Heat Powers Hydrothermal Activity on Enceladus

Space Exploration and Space History

Martian Streaks
Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.

Nov. 27

Tiangong 2

Nov. 27

North Korean Satellite

Nov. 28

Dec. 2