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Astro Bargains’ Deals of the Month: November 2009

Meade DSI Pro with RGB filters – S$339! The Deep Sky Imager PRO is 2.3 times more sensitive and has 4 times the resolution of the color Deep Sky Imager. It is a high-performance, easy-to-use monochrome CCD camera that allows every astronomer to shoot and process stunning deep sky photographs of galaxies, nebulae, star clusters…
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Marine Parade Astronomy Fair

There will be a Marine Parade Astronomy Fair organised by MPASTRO held on 10 Jul – 11 Jul 2010. Please check back closer to the event date for more details.

Camp Genesis

Date: 13th March (Saturday) Time: 10am- 9pm Venue: Marine Parade Community Centre Cost: $8 per person (inclusive of all materials) Lunch and Dinner would be provided Genesis serves as a platform for youths to explore the heavens with telescopes and experience the joy of fellowship with amateur astronomers from various schools. In this workshop, participants…
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Partnership with Astro Bargains

At Astronomy.SG, we seek to expand and venture into new areas to serve the Singapore Astronomy community better. To bring to you greater value for Astronomical products and services, we are proud to announce a new tie-up programme with local Astronomy vendor Astro Bargains. Under this new partnership, we will bring your special promotions from…
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Leonids Meteor Shower

Leonids’ Radiant Map From Wes Stone’s Skytour: Leonids Predicted Maximum: November 17, ~21:00 UT (=Nov. 17, 1:00pm PST; Nov. 17, 4:00pm EST) Moon: New Moon (no interference) WHEN TO WATCH: The predicted outburst, perhaps with rates of 100-500 Leonids per hour, strongly favors Asian observers, who should watch on the morning of November 18. North…
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PROJECT S.O.A.P.

MPASTRO will be conducting free classes on the following dates: 20 Nov, 28 Nov, 4 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec and 29 Dec The class timing is from 7:30pm – 9:30pm except for class on 28 Nov. Students who are in Primary 5, 6 and Seconday 1 to 5 are eligible to participate. Please send…
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Woodlands Astronomy Fair

Organised by AGASTRO, the Woodlands Astronomy Fair will be held on 08 Jun – 09 Jun 2010. Details to be confirmed at a later date.

Galilean Nights 2009

The Orionids are fast meteors, perhaps a bit faint on average but capable of producing fireballs. Date: 23 Oct 2009 (Friday) Time: 1900hrs– 2130hrs Venue: Marine Parade Community Club / Woodlands Community Club (simultaneous) Date: 24 Oct 2009 (Saturday) Time: 1400hrs – Overnight Venue: Woodlands Community Club / Marina Barrage (2000 hrs onwards) Registration is…
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IYA2009 Mid-Autumn Nite

As part of the International Year of Astronomy celebrations, SCS will be organizing the International Year of Astronomy Mid-Autumn Nite @ 2nd October (Friday). Bring your friends & family for a magical night out, basking in the warm glow of lanterns & discovering the enchanting night sky! Event: International Year of Astronomy Mid-Autumn Nite Date:…
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Astrobash XXIV

Come this December, NUSAS will organise a 3D2N trip to Bintan Island! This overseas stargazing trip to catch the Geminids Meteor Shower organised by NUSAS is available to all at a very affordable cheap price of $160 ($150 for members and ex-Astrobashers)! This year, we will be watching it during its peak, and with the…
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