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by mark_smith
Mon Jun 02, 2008 5:13 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Welcome to new Webmaster
Replies: 17
Views: 4998

Hi Kevin

Might be a good idea to tell us all a little about yourself in the world of astronomy i.e Equipment, Favorites

Mark
by mark_smith
Mon Jun 02, 2008 5:10 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Iridium Flare, Saturn and Mars
Replies: 3
Views: 1189

Nice picture i have the same camera never had a go at taking pictures of an Iridium Flare.

Mark
by mark_smith
Sun Jun 01, 2008 5:28 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Welcome to new Webmaster
Replies: 17
Views: 4998

Thanks to davep for the past couple of years hope to see you on the forum soon.

Welcome to Kevin hope you enjoy your time as webmaster :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Sun May 25, 2008 11:58 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Phoenix nearly there!
Replies: 13
Views: 3055

https://twitter.com/signup?commit=Join+today%21

a quick link post some people might be interested :)

mark
by mark_smith
Sun May 25, 2008 11:56 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Phoenix nearly there!
Replies: 13
Views: 3055

The probe has landed just have to wait now for a picture :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Sun May 25, 2008 11:39 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Phoenix nearly there!
Replies: 13
Views: 3055

Only a few minutes now good luck to everyone involved :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Sun May 25, 2008 11:11 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Mars and Mercury - Cliff Meredith
Replies: 9
Views: 1786

Great images cliff keep up the good work :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Sun May 25, 2008 11:11 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: M27 Dumbbell Nebula in Vulpecula
Replies: 11
Views: 2000

Amazing image :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Sat May 03, 2008 10:07 am
Forum: Observing
Topic: Partial solar eclipse visible from UK (1 Aug 2008)
Replies: 88
Views: 17778

Eclipse wrote:
mark_smith wrote:Just hope the clouds stay clear :)

Mark
You should know better than to tempt the cloud gods.

Sorry :oops:

Mark
by mark_smith
Fri May 02, 2008 4:17 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Abulfeda crater chain
Replies: 6
Views: 1929

Great image the deatil is out of this world :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Fri May 02, 2008 4:11 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: Partial solar eclipse visible from UK (1 Aug 2008)
Replies: 88
Views: 17778

Just been looking forward in the Astronomy Calendar and find myself on Days of cant wait for this event.

Just hope the clouds stay clear :)

Mark
by mark_smith
Fri May 02, 2008 4:07 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: The Next Clear Night
Replies: 13
Views: 3357

Only been out once this year there is a positive sign the weather is improving but sadly the nights are getting shorter :(

Mark
by mark_smith
Fri May 02, 2008 4:05 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Arthur C Clarke dies
Replies: 16
Views: 3860

A little late on this but he will be sadly missed by all.

Sky at Night has a great report on his life and works.

Mark
by mark_smith
Fri May 02, 2008 4:02 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Your favourite telescopic discovery
Replies: 49
Views: 13698

For me it has to be the discovery of the Andromeda Galaxy (M31) after many hours over several nights I finally found it. Just looking at a small grey patch through the eyepiece just wondering what might be looking back at you. Still to this very day it’s my favourite DSO.

Mark
by mark_smith
Fri May 02, 2008 3:55 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: ISS Image Front Page of Local Paper
Replies: 4
Views: 1188

Great to see local media taking an interest.

Well done looks like a great image :)

Mark