The last issue of Orbit before the summer break has been made available for public viewing, and it is a great one!
With the solar eclipse approaching this summer, Roger talks about his personal experiences over the years, and we even find out how a solar eclipse actually ended a war!
There are, as always, some interesting articles about current topics in the news. Titan has always been a fascinating target for astronomers, and they have made some interesting discoveries about the methane seas on the surface. There is also a great article discussing Tabby’s Star, and some of the theories put forth to explain its puzzling behaviour. Gary Colwell regales us with how he transformed his observatory from a moveable shed into a domed structure.
Last, but certainly not least, Ed Mizzi provides us with a great summary of the May meeting for those who missed it.
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