Amateur Astronomy

Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Dec. 23, 2015
Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)

Gerald North, "Advanced Amateur Astronomy"
English | 1997 | ISBN: 0521574307, 0521574072 | 414 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB

Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 4, 2013
Advanced Amateur Astronomy (repost)

Gerald North, "Advanced Amateur Astronomy"
English | 1997 | ISBN: 0521574307, 0521574072 | 414 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB

Written by an accomplished amateur astronomer and available for the first time in North America, this advanced guide is designed to take your evening explorations to new heights. Beginning with an explanation of the fundamental principles of practical astronomy

Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes (Practical Amateur Astronomy)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by advisors at Feb. 6, 2015
Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes (Practical Amateur Astronomy)

Celestial Objects for Modern Telescopes (Practical Amateur Astronomy) By Michael A. Covington
2002 | 282 Pages | ISBN: 0521524199 | PDF | 4 MB
Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)

Astronomy for Older Eyes: A Guide for Aging Backyard Astronomers (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series) by James L. Chen
English | 13 Apr. 2017 | ISBN: 3319524127 | 236 Pages | PDF | 13.59 MB

This book is for the aging amateur astronomy population, including newcomers to astronomy in their retirement and hobbyists who loved peering through a telescope as a child. Whether a novice or an experienced observer, the practice of astronomy differs over the years. This guide will extend the enjoyment of astronomy well into the Golden Years by addressing topics such as eye and overall health issues, recommendations on telescope equipment, and astronomy-related social activities especially suited for seniors.

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at July 20, 2015
Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide
Springer | Astronomy | Aug. 14 2015 | ISBN-10: 3319185454 | 246 pages | pdf | 18.26 mb

by Jim Chung (Author)

The New Amateur Astronomer  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 26, 2015
The New Amateur Astronomer

The New Amateur Astronomer
Springer | Physics, Astronomy | 2004 | ISBN-10: 1852336633 | 240 pages | Djvu | 8 mb

Amateur astronomy has changed beyond recognition in less than two decades.

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 7, 2017
Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide By Jim Chung
English | EPUB | 246 Pages | 2015 | ISBN : 3319185454 | 10.47 MB

This is the must-have guide for all amateur astronomers who double as makers, doers, tinkerers, problem-solvers, and inventors. In a world where an amateur astronomy habit can easily run into the many thousands of dollars, it is still possible for practitioners to get high-quality results and equipment on a budget by utilizing DIY techniques.

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 25, 2016
Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope: An Introduction to Practical Observing by Patrick Moore , John Watson
Publisher:Springer; 2nd ed. 2012 edition | ISBN: 1461421608 | 165 pages | PDF | 7,4 MB

Astronomy with a Budget Telescope, 2nd Edition is a complete introduction to buying and using a low-cost amateur astronomical telescope. It provides essential hints and tips about what to look for when buying on a budget - the best are now excellent value, but they all lack an astronomer's advice about setting them up and using them. Astronomy with a Budget Telescope was first published in 2003, since then technology has moved on substantially.

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by insetes at Nov. 25, 2015
Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide (Repost)

Astro-Imaging Projects for Amateur Astronomers: A Maker's Guide By Jim Chung
2015 | 260 Pages | ISBN: 3319185454 | PDF | 18 MB

Astronomy with a Home Computer by Neale Monks [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Nov. 1, 2015
Astronomy with a Home Computer by Neale Monks [Repost]

Astronomy with a Home Computer by Neale Monks
English | 2 Jun. 2010 | ISBN: 1852338059 | 208 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

Today's amateur astronomy is inextricably linked to personal computers. Computer-controlled "go-to" telescopes are inexpensive. CCD and webcam imaging make intensive use of the technology for capturing and processing images. Planetarium software provides information and an easy interface for telescopes.