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JRASC 2006 August

JRASC 2006-08

FEATURE ARTICLES/ARTICLES DE FOND

  • The Cult Statue of Aphrodite at Palaepaphos: A Meteorite? - by Philip Mozel and Meg Morden
  • Johann Bayer and the Relative Magnitudes of α and β Geminorum - by Anthony Barrett
  • Pioneering Observatories of the British Isles - by James Edgar
  • Seven Easy Steps to Sketching the Lunar Surface in Real Time - by Brian McCullough
  • The Haloed Moon/And Leo’s Capture - by Brian Kelly-McArthur

RESEARCH PAPERS/ARTICLES DE RECHERCHE

  • The Sun’s Displacement from the Galactic Plane from Spectroscopic Parallaxes of 2500 OB Stars - by B. Cameron Reed
  • President’s Corner - by Scott Young
  • News Notes/En manchettes
    • Seeing the Host Galaxies of High-Redshift QSOs
    • Planet Search by MOST
    • Fastest-spinning Pulsar Discovered
    • Gemini Telescope Spies an Interstellar Cavern

ACROSS THE RASC / DU NOUVEAU DANS LES CENTRES

  • International Astronomy Day 2006 at the RASC-Kingston Centre by Hank Bartlett and Kim Hay
  • Education and Outreach is Worth the Effort! by Mary Lou Whitehorne and Don Kelly
  • 2006 Society Awards by Peter Jedicke
  • Instructions to Authors
  • Great Images - The 2007 Edition of the RASC Observer’s Calendar

COLUMNS / RUBRIQUES

  • Second Light: A Quick and Cheap Way to Find Earth-like Planets around Other Stars - by Leslie J. Sage
  • Through My Eyepiece: Cosmic Bird Watching - by Geoff Gaherty
  • Deep-Sky Contemplations - by Warren Finlay and Doug Hube
  • Gizmos: A Paean to Plumbing - by Don Van Akker
  • Ramblings of a Variable-Star Addict: Marvellous Miras! - by Richard Huziak
  • Carpe Umbram - by Guy Nason
  • A Moment With...Dr. Ray Jayawardhana - by Philip Mozel
  • Pen and Pixel: Two Views of the March 29, 2006 Solar Eclipse
  • A Comet to Remember - By Randy Attwood, Alson Wong, and Bill Weir
  • Orbital Oddities: Transit Twins and Trios - by Bruce McCurdy
  • Net Astronomy - by Paul Langan
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Issue Info
Year: 
2006
Month(s): 
Aug
Volume: 
100
Number: 
4
Whole Number: 
719
Embargoed: 
Not Embargoed