Cosmic Reconciliation * Hemelruim Versoening

For the past decade or so I have been part of an astronomy group, the Orion Observation Group. Our main mission is to inspire others to look and appreciate the night sky.We were invited by the Afrikaanse Taalmonument (Afrikaans Language … »»

Die Klerehanger (Coathanger)

–deur Serena Ingamells– Wat kan lekkerder wees as om op die naat van jou rug na die sterre te lê en kyk behalwe miskien om onverwags jou eerste sterrebeeld (asterisma) raak te loop? In die OOG-nuusbrief van November 2004 het … »»

Fact vs Fiction

–by Serena Ingamells– I always thought one was either a sci-fi lover or not but over the last 50 years the border has become so blurred I believe most stargazers have at least one foot in the sci-fi camp. Jules … »»

Op Pad na M4

–deur Serena Ingamells– Die identifikasie van my eerste diepruimvoorwerp het tydens ʼn besondere bustoer na Sutherland plaasgevind. Ek was omring deur OOG-vriende wat die NGC (New General Catalogue of Nebulae and Clusters of Stars) en Messier-nommers vir brekfis eet, maar … »»