Terrestrial Planets

An assortment of strange and wonderful celestial bodies lie within the boundaries of our Solar System. Planets are of particular interest to amateur astronomers and professional scientists alike. Perhaps it … Read more

Celestial Bodies

Celestial Bodies

A Short Encyclopedia of Celestial Bodies Look up on a dark, clear night. The sky is scattered with points of light; some dim and others bright. There are stars in … Read more

Best Binoculars for Astronomy

The first thing every amateur astronomer and lover of the sky wants is a telescope. It is no wonder. Telescopes are a powerful key to opening up the visible universe, … Read more

Telescope Filters Guide

Amateur astronomy is a breath-taking hobby. Whether viewing with the naked eye on a dark, clear night, or scanning the skies with a pair of binoculars in the suburbs; the … Read more

Meade ETX90EC Telescope Review

If you’re in search for a compact all-in-one telescope, the Meade ETX90EC might be the right device for you. The ETX90EC brings to the table a variety of helpful and … Read more

What Can You See With a Telescope?

Star Cluster

A lot of novice stargazers end up disappointed upon buying a telescope and taking their first peek at the interesting planets, rich star clusters and far-away galaxies. Some amateurs simply … Read more

How to Choose a Telescope

How To Choose a Telescope

Being captivated by the starry night sky almost inevitably leads to the next step: buying a telescope. With myriad options available, it can be overwhelming to know which telescope if … Read more

How to Use a Telescope

Astronomy can quickly turn into a very moreish hobby. You start off lying outside on a blanket watching the stars, and before you know it you are purchasing your first … Read more