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More Telescope Power: All New Activities and Projects for Young Astronomers

More Telescope Power: All New Activities and Projects for Young Astronomers

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Discover the power of your telescope as you explore the vastreaches of the universe

Want to explore Mars? Observe Jupiter's cloud bands? Visit a galaxythat's almost 2 million light years away? With More TelescopePower, you can do all of that and more! Under the guidance ofexperienced astronomer Gregory Matloff, you'll uncover the fullpotential of your telescope as you take a fascinating tour of theuniverse.

Along the way you'll learn plenty of new observation techniques,including: using various eyepieces and filters; trackingsatellites; observing comets and meteors; using sunspots todetermine solar rotation; and much, much more. Filled with dozensof all-new stargazing projects and observing activities, thisdetailed guide also contains plenty of helpful illustrations suchas finder charts, lunar and solar eclipse tables, diagrams, andphotos. Whether you're a science teacher searching for simpletelescope projects, an amateur astronomer just learning to use yournew telescope, or a science student with a yen for the stars,you'll find everything you're looking for in More Telescope Power.
Discover the power of your telescope as you explore the vastreaches of the universe

Want to explore Mars? Observe Jupiter's cloud bands? Visit a galaxythat's almost 2 million light years away? With More TelescopePower, you can do all of that and more! Under the guidance ofexperienced astronomer Gregory Matloff, you'll uncover the fullpotential of your telescope as you take a fascinating tour of theuniverse.

Along the way you'll learn plenty of new observation techniques,including: using various eyepieces and filters; trackingsatellites; observing comets and meteors; using sunspots todetermine solar rotation; and much, much more. Filled with dozensof all-new stargazing projects and observing activities, thisdetailed guide also contains plenty of helpful illustrations suchas finder charts, lunar and solar eclipse tables, diagrams, andphotos. Whether you're a science teacher searching for simpletelescope projects, an amateur astronomer just learning to use yournew telescope, or a science student with a yen for the stars,you'll find everything you're looking for in More Telescope Power.

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Categories:Books, Young Adult
Publish date: Aug 14, 2002
Added to Scribd: Sep 09, 2010
Copyright:Traditional Copyright: All rights reservedISBN:9780471208297
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