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The big picture unveiled

About this time last year I successfully imaged first NGC 6960 the Western Veil, AKA the Witch’s Broom Nebula and shortly afterwards NGC 6992 the Eastern Veil… 365 more words

Deep Sky Objects

Jawdropping pictures of the Antares explosion

Concurrent with the conclusion of the accident investigation, NASA has released high quality pictures of the Antares launch failure last year.  It’s beautiful in its own awful way. 119 more words


Cygnus at Penn

A quick note to remind you that Cygnus will be playing at Penn tomorrow – Sunday, November 8 –  with an Anna Weesner premiere and works by… 21 more words

A Bovine Full Moon

A Bovine Full Moon

Tuesday we celebrate the full Moon in Taurus. It is said that the Moon loves to be in the sign of Taurus.   830 more words


Screaming success for Fundraising Fridays

The whole school pulled together to make a massive success of the first Fundraising Friday.

Donations from Halloween dress-up raised c. £180 (final figure tbc), while the afterschool sale of Spooky Snacks, plus “Guess the Weight of the Pumpkin”, brought in a giant £223.93. 207 more words


Yeuuucccchhhh! Get your pennies ready...

Has it come to this? Looks like we’re selling body parts to raise cash for classes…

…and indeed, frankfurter fingers will be among the Spooky Snacks on offer at the after-school not-just-cake sale in aid of Cygnus class this… 75 more words