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Watch the aurora, live!

Math and Science, Outdoors

Back in 2008, I had an article here about live web-cams that were pointed at the aurora.  I’ve been noticing hits on the old page (the web never forgets!) and given that is a subject that interests me a lot, I thought I’d make a new article. In the 6 years since I posted the […]

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On-line Sky Globe

Math and Science, Outdoors

This awesome web site (sky-map.org) was pointed out over at Bad Astronomy. It is an interactive sky globe, similar to what you would get with, say, Starry Night, but free and on-line. This is something that’s quite cool because Starry Night (which is what I use), though portable to a laptop does not have obvious support […]

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