Tag Archives: Cold

The Pale Graphite Dot

I’ve just put a dot to the left of Jupiter. It took a few moments thorough my eyepiece to judge how far to the left. Then I put a small dot on the page of my notebook and moved on. … Continue reading

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The Astronomer’s Den

It’s Cold outside.  Really cold.  3 Centimetres of ice on the pond cold. The sky though, is stunning. Really Stunning. I knew it would be.  The winter Sun had watched me at work all day from a clear blue sky. It’s … Continue reading

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