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SKANSKA SPECIFIES CYGNUS WIRELESS ALARM SYSTEM FOR NEW CITY BUILDING

The Monument Building in the heart of the City of London is one of the current projects to use Bull Products latest Cygnus wireless alarm system during construction works. 624 more words

Fire Alarms

Our Milky Way

During one of the evenings i was out photographing the Perseid meteor shower, i pointed my camera straight up, to capture the Milky way. The star almost in the middle is Vega, the alfa star in the constallation Lyra. 13 more words

Astro

Cycnus

The swan dropped from the sky and fell into the water.
There was no splash.
Just a small hole in the water’s surface, slowly filling back up. 226 more words

Strange News

Astronomy in Philadelphia

My comic updates have slowed down so much that it probably seems like I’ve completely stopped updating. I haven’t totally stopped working on the comics, but I’m moving so slowly that each new comic is taking a long time to post (no more 1-3 episodes per week… now more like 1 episode a month, maybe). 855 more words

Astronomy

A Plethora of Perseids

It was a good year for Perseid meteors, as they shot across the sky in abundance on dark-of-the-Moon nights.

Last week, August 11 and 12 proved to be superb for weather in southern Alberta, with clear skies and warm temperatures perfect for a night of watching and shooting meteors. 334 more words

Alan Dyer

PROPELLER NEBULA (DWB111)

The Propeller Nebula is a very faint emission nebula in Cygnus. This is a stacked group of 30 five minute exposures in H-Alpha and 30 five minute exposures in O3 for a total exposure time of five hours. 16 more words