Find out which objects to observe in September and find out how you observe the winter constellations without having to endure the cold temperatures.
Adding a barlow to your kit is a great way to double your eyepiece collection. Chris and Shane discuss the pros and cons of barlows as well as an overview on different mounts the are available to astronomers.
After a quick shout out to The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Chris and Shane talk about recent observations of the Sun, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn.
Chris is thinking building an observatory at a dark site. Shane shares all of his learnings of owning a backyard observatory. If you have ever thought about building an observatory, this episode is for you!
Chris and Shane talk about different techniques to see the last little bit of planetary detail and share recent observations of Jupiter, Venus, and Mars.
We are in the middle of the Perseid meteor shower, this episode will tell you everything you need to observe it. Also find out about the Summer Triangle in the sky!
Chris and Shane discuss some new gear purchases and filter use during planetary observing.
Chris and Shane discuss the history of Scorpius and some of the best objects to observe in the constellation.
The weather has been good for astronomy which means Chris and Shane have lots to share!