Bicycle Astronomy

Bicycle Astronomy has reached it’s goal! The kickstarter campaign ended on Saturday, August 4th almost $1000 over its goal. Thanks to all the project supporters, I can no begin the hard work of putting together all the rewards, and organizing the project itself. To learn more about Bicycle Astronomy, the best place is still the…

Sky Glow and Aurora from Space

We must be a golden age of time-lapse photography. Digital cameras, cheap intervalometers (devices used to program the cameras to take x number of images every n seconds) and easy ways to compile the image series into a video (I use quicktime 7) means that the entry cost is quite low. Of course, doing something…