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Swirling Stars at a Star Party

The stars of the northern sky swirl in circles around the North Star.

This is admittedly a fanciful effect but an attractive one. The above image records the rotating night sky as it spins around the north celestial pole near Polaris. 106 more words

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Panoramas of the Summer Milky Way

The Milky Way spans the sky on a summer night at a dark-sky star party.

What a fabulous weekend! For the last few nights I’ve enjoyed the skies and hospitality of the… 279 more words

Alan Dyer

Right Tool for the Job - Philips or JIS

Back when the club had and an actual newsletter there was an occasional feature called Tips and Techniques. These were handy tips passed on to HCH members that were found on the net. 259 more words

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Sql Server : How to query the edition or license level of Sql Server

Quick one today:

More frequently that I would like, we keep getting these questions from customers. “What Sql Server Edition do we have in our production / Development environment? 176 more words


Surround yourself with People

Surround yourself with people who know your worth. You do not need too many people to make you happy, just a few real ones who appreciate you for exactly who you are.

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Charred Tomatoes: How to

Charring tomatoes gives a flavour boost and adds a slight smokiness to the tomatoes without having them collapse.

Simple to do, the tomatoes are a great addition to salads, hot roasted vegetable salads, soups and on their own as a side dish.


4 Tips For Brass Playing In Hot Weather

Yes, it does happen we do get the occasional hot muggy humid day and we have to play a concert – band stand or corporate event, private party or festival. 680 more words

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