by Larry Kalinowski
SOHO has been found. The out of control solar observatory, that was thought
to be lost indefinitely, has been rediscovered using the Arecibo radio
telescope and some RADAR techniques. The solar panels are slowly being
Masterpieces Messier Missed
by Jeff Bondono
at RA 00h 48m
Dec -25d 17'
Well, we have an NCO Wilderness star party coming up on Oct 16-19
(see the calendar of events)
so I thought I'd dig through some old observing notes to find something that
really benefits from those dark northern skies. So although its been 18 months since you
Cranbrook Meeting News|
There will be no meeting at Cranbrook during October. It will be replaced
by Family Night at Stargate Observatory on Saturday, October 17. See the
Calendar of Events for details.
An error crept into the last WASP. The "Cranbrook Meeting Schedule"
article should have read as follows:
The Cranbrook meeting night has been changed from the first Thursday of
the month to the first Monday of the month due to scheduling considerations
at Cranbrook. If the first Monday of the month is a holiday, the meeting
will be held on the second Monday of the month instead.
Minutes of Meetings
by Bob Watt
1998 Awards Banquet