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Can You See Planets With Binoculars [If So, What Exactly?]

Can You See Planets With Binoculars [If So, What Exactly]

When I first began astronomy I got wondering whether I could use binoculars rather than a telescope to observe the planets. I decided to do a bit of research to see whether or not that this is at all possible. So, can You See Planets With Binoculars? It is definitely possible to see planets with binoculars, however, for the best results, detail and clarity it is best to invest in a good pair of astronomical binoculars because …

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How To Set Up a Telescope with an Equatorial Mount [Guide]

How To Set Up a Telescope with an Equatorial Mount [Guide]

Have you recently purchased a new telescope with an Equatorial Mount, or are you looking to buy one? If so, you are going to need to know how to set it up. This article will introduce you to the Equatorial Mount and provide you with some of the best tips when it comes to setting it up correctly. I’ve recently purchased a telescope with an Equatorial Mount (the Celestron Powerseeker 127EQ Reflector Telescope). The Equatorial …

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Can You Use a Telescope in the City? [Is It A Waste Of Time?]

Can You Use a Telescope in the City [Is It A Waste Of Time]

If you have questioned whether a telescope can be used in a city, then I am here to help. I have researched the issue, talked with various astronomers who live in rural areas, and come up with an answer to help you understand whether a telescope will be appropriate for you. Can You Use a Telescope in the City? Yes, you certainly can. While the best views of galaxies, deep space, nebulas and other space …

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Can You See Planets From Earth Without A Telescope?

Can You See Planets From Earth Without A Telescope?

If you have ever wondered if it is possible to see the planets without a telescope, you have come to the right place. I have done the research, as well as spent some time investigating, to come up with a definitive answer for you. Can You See Planets From Earth Without A Telescope? Yes – there are five planets that are visible from Earth without a telescope with the naked eye. These are: Mercury, Venus, Mars, …

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Can You Use A Telescope During The Day? [You’ll Be Surprised]

Can You Use A Telescope During The Day_ [You'll Be Surprised]

If you’ve recently purchased a Telescope, or are looking to get one, then a common question by new astronomers is whether you can use a telescope during the day. You may be wondering if it is possible, if it is worth your time or even if it is safe. When I first started getting into Astronomy I always thought that I had to use my Telescope at night. To test this assumption, I did some …

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Best Telescope For Viewing Planets and Galaxies [Buyers Guide]

Best Telescope For Viewing Planets and Galaxies [Buyers Guide]

If you want to observe the night sky, and partake in Astronomy, then you’re going to need a great Telescope. You are going to want to purchase one that comes well equipped with the best spec, comes highly regarded and that you can get at a reasonable price. The problem is, picking the right scope is quite a challenge with all the different brands, models and spec that they each provide. There is also a …

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What Do Astronomers Observe With Telescopes [The Objects]

What Do Astronomers Observe With Telescopes [What Is Seen]

Astronomers use Telescopes for increased visibility. They enable Astronomers to view objects that just would not be possible with the naked eye. But what do Astronomers actually observe? Before we look at what Astronomers view and monitor in space, its important to know why they use Telescopes in the first place. Why Do Astronomers Use Telescopes? Telescopes do not just provide magnification. They actually collect light that our eyes are unable to. This includes light …

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How to Clean a Telescope Lens [The Safe & Recommended Way]

How to Clean a Telescope Lens [The Safe & Recommended Way]

If you are looking to clean your telescope lens, then I would expect that you are very cautious about actually doing it yourself. The truth is, there’s no need to worry; it’s actually a very simple process and you can get your lenses clean and clear in just a few steps. If you have stored your Telescope away, then one of the most effective things you can do to improve its effectiveness, is to go …

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Interesting Facts About Space And The Universe (The Top 10]

Interesting Facts About Space and the Universe

There are some unbelievable things that occur in Space and the wider Universe! Imagine Neuron Stars so fast that they devour everything any anything that crosses their path, clouds that literally smell of fruits and enormous collections of galaxies. What will follow below are some of the most interesting things you can find in our cosmos. The universe is enormous, fascinating and full of secrets. With a history that is billions of years old, there …

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