Chris and Shane highlight some interesting things to observe in December, including a once in a lifetime conjunction between Jupiter and Saturn.
Chris and Shane empty out the Actual Astronomy galactic mail bag and provide answers to listener questions.
Shane was able to try the 50mm at night and Chris provides a review for the Skywatcher AZ5 mount.
We are pleased to announce that we made it onto the Top 15 Astronomy Podcasts list. Check it out if you would like to discover new astronomy podcasts.
Chris and Shane discuss multiple starter telescope options. If you are thinking about buying your first telescope or gifting a telescope, this episode was made for you.
Chris and Shane talk about how effective some lower priced eyepieces are. A listener’s audio message about his experience with a new eyepiece is played and Shane shares how he has conquered the cold!
An observing guide is a great resource to help plan observing sessions. Chris and Shane share their favourite observing guides.
Chris was able to observe 7 planets in one night and Shane compares an old Zeiss telescope to a modern Takahashi.
Mercury is going to be in a favourable position in the sky for observing. Find out everything you need to know to see the planet that is closest to the sun.
Lots of excellent questions have come into the podcast that Chris and Shane answer.