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Anyone studying Astonomy?? and a skyview app!

Posted by on Sep. 13, 2011 at 7:20 PM
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 heres a site that lets you know whats happening in the sky! we've seen some neat things because of this site, you just have to sign up for it and they send you an email of whats happening in the sky!

 

http://spaceweather.com/

 

today is

 

SUNDIVING COMET:  A comet is diving into the sun today. Just discovered by comet hunters Michal Kusiak of Poland and Sergei Schmalz of Germany in data from SOHO, the icy visitor from the outer solar system is expected to brighten to first magnitude before it disintegrates on Sept. 14th.  Visit http://spaceweather.com today and tomorrow to follow the comet's death plunge.

 

 

by on Sep. 13, 2011 at 7:20 PM
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SCmomof3girls
by on Sep. 13, 2011 at 7:49 PM

Not studying it, but neat nonetheless. Thanks!

mem82
by Platinum Member on Sep. 13, 2011 at 9:01 PM

Thanks! We may study it later in the year but the kids like looking at things like this all year round.

Silverkitty
by Bronze Member on Sep. 13, 2011 at 9:20 PM
My dd wanted to start with astronomy this year. This is pretty cool.
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FlyHippie
by on Sep. 13, 2011 at 11:08 PM

That is cool! My son is part of astronomy club here...

oredeb
by on Sep. 14, 2011 at 10:45 AM

 anyone used the astronomy app?called skyview? its so neat! you just hold it up to the sky and it tells you what planets and stars and constellations are in that area!

its called skyview- free explore the universe

this tells about it- http://appadvice.com/appnn/2011/03/quickadvice-skyview

i got mine from itunes.

so neat!!!

sew4fun
by on Sep. 14, 2011 at 4:22 PM

Oh cool ! Thanks

SCmomof3girls
by on Sep. 14, 2011 at 5:01 PM

We use Google Sky to check out planets and stars on my Droid. The kids get bored but I love it lol

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