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Astronomy.SG Newsletter for December 2009 is here!

If you have trouble viewing this newsletter, please click here. DEC 2009 Welcome again to our monthly newsletter on Astronomy happenings in Singapore, which features the month’s events, news, tips and tricks, promotions, and reviews. We hope you enjoy it! Features for this month: Events: Geminids Star Party 2009 Catch the Geminids Meteor Shower together…
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A Year in Review

Looking back, we can see that Singapore’s astronomy scene is not dull at all. Organised, coordinated, and/or supported by a wide range of individuals, groups and organisations, these events have served to popularise astronomy on top of the innate enjoyment and enrichment one gets from “doing” astronomy. Our tally of events for the whole year…
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Geminids Meteor Shower

Occurring every year in mid-December, the Geminid meteor shower is commonly referred to as the most reliable meteor shower of the year. That is, it almost always puts on a great show! The Geminid meteor shower is sure to be a stunning show this year, as the Moon will not be visible at night, so…
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Astro Bargains’ Deals of the Month: December 2009

Bosma Beta RE 3.15″ T f/6.3 Achromatic Refractor Complete Kit – $469 This complete spotting telescope kit includes an 80mm aperture refractor with a 500mm focal length. It includes 10mm and 25mm plossl eyepieces, a 5X24 erecting finderscope; 45 prism diagonal, moon filter, solar filter; a very stable camera tripod, and carrying cases. Order a…
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Scope Out

Date: 16 January 2010 Venue: East Coast Park, Area C … To register for this event, please email to admiralgarden.astro@gmail.com.

Punggai Astronomy Trips

Venue: Punggai, Malaysia Time: Friday 8pm to Sunday 10am Dates: Monthly (check below for dates) … Listed below are the plans for trips to Punggai, Malaysia, in 2010 (subject to change). As they are generally held over weekends for convenience, do feel free to join in, especially on those where you may be able to…
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Website Downtime

Our website was recently down for 10 days as we experienced several technical difficulties. On 18 Nov 2009, we suffered a denial-of-service attack on the server on which our website was hosted in, rendering it inaccessible. To deal with the problem, we migrated to another server with a different IP address. The process of recovery…
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Astronomy.SG Newsletter for November 2009 is here!

If you have trouble viewing this newsletter, please click here. NOV 2009 Welcome again to our monthly newsletter on Astronomy happenings in Singapore, which features the month’s events, news, tips and tricks, promotions, and reviews. We hope you enjoy it! Features for this month: Events: Camp Leonids Catch the Leonids Meteor Shower from East Coast…
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Astronomy.SG Newsletter for October 2009 is here!

Astronomy.SG Newsletter for October 2009 is here! Hi everyone! Well, last month’s newsletter didn’t make it for distribution. Oops. I’m sincerely sorry for that and I’ll try to make sure it doesn’t happen again. For this month, the activities kickstart with some interesting events over at Science Centre Singapore. There’s the IYA2009 Mid-Autumn Nite on…
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