SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT
Saturday’s Topic: “Soviet Space History” and “Tour of the Constellation Fornax”
Net Control: Billye KF5PDS
Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure” (1989)
2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247.
Video Stream: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/skynet2
& Facebook “DARC Skynet Astronomy Net”
Audio Stream: http://pokeys.doomdns.com:8000
Yahoo Groups: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/skynet
Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.
Discussion topic of the evening.
Soviet Space Continued
What can you see in the sky over the next couple of weeks?
A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.
Photo #1 Fornax Cluster
Photo #2 Large Elliptical Galaxy (NGC 1399)
Photo #3 UDFy
Photo #4 Barred Spiral Galaxy (NGC 1097)
Photo #5 Great Barred Spiral Galaxy (NGC 1365)
Photo #6 Isolated Barred Spiral Galaxy (NGC 1398)
Photo #7 Fornax Dwarf Spheroidal
Photo #8 Globular Cluster (NGC 1049)
Photo #9 Fornax-A (NGC 1316)
Photo #10 Spiral Galaxy (NGC 1350)
Recent Astronomical discoveries
Star in Constellation Pisces is “Eating” Planets
The Missing Link Between Exploding Stars, Clouds, and Climate on Earth
Space Exploration and Space History
Falcon 9 Launch Friday
Apollo 8 Crew
Earth Rise Apollo 8
Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.
International Space Station
North Korean Satellite
OTV 5 (USA 277)