Images of Starlight: See the Wonders of the Cosmos in Photos
The exhibition, Images of Starlight, is the first and largest of its kind in Ireland.
Stepped into gear by John Dolan, Peter Denman and others in the Irish Astronomical Society, with help from the Irish Federation of Astronomical Societies and Darragh Sherwin, images displaying various wonders of the Universe are on display til February 21st.
A debt of gratitude to Cannon (Ireland) for providing the printing materials gratis.
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Irish Astronomer discovers new variable star
Mike Foylan, and astronomer based at Cherryvalley Observatory here in Ireland (IAU observatory code I83) has discovered a new variable star. Using an 8 inch telescope and camera while attempting light measurements of minor planet 3492 Petra-Pepi, Mike made the discovery in the constellation of Ophiuchus.
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