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What is an astronomical unit?
The astronomical unit is the basic unit used in astronomy. Its knowledge is essential not only for professional space researchers, but also for amateur astronomers, which is why we present its definition in our latest entry. We will also explain some other distance units that are used in astronomy. We invite you!
Perihelion and aphelion phenomenon - what are they?
In space, everything is constantly changing and moving - including the Earth, which completes its annual orbit around the Sun. It is associated with concepts such as aphelion and perihelion. In our latest post, we check what they mean. It's worth knowing!
First day of school. Prepare your kid for the new school year
Returning to school after summer vacation is not an easy time for children, but we can make them look forward to it with more confidence and joy. In our latest post we check out how to prepare children for the start of school. Welcome!
Smartphone astrophotography. How to capture the stars in the photo?
Astrophotography is a field that is becoming more and more popular, but it seems to be reserved mainly for professionals or those with expensive equipment. Fortunately, thanks to the development of smartphone technology and the increasing availability of inexpensive telescopes, amateurs can also enjoy the beauty of the stars. Today we will check how to do it and what accessories we will need.
Cleaning optics - effective tips
Optics are the most important element of devices such as a telescope, binoculars, or a microscope. The comfort and even the ability to use these tools depends on its condition. They should be cleaned regularly, but not every means and method will be suitable. In the latest entry, we present all the most important rules for cleaning optics, thanks to which it will be in perfect condition for years.
Microscope - parts and functions you need to know
The microscope is the basic tool for observing the microworld, but before we start it, it is worth getting acquainted with its structure. This will make it much easier for you to operate the microscope, and thus to conduct research. This is the basic step that every novice user of this device should take, so now we invite you to our latest entry and familiarize yourself with the construction of the microscope!
Astronomy vs Astrology
Astronomy is often confused with astrology, and astrology is often taken for a science. So it's worth clarifying these misunderstandings and systematizing your knowledge, regarding both astronomy and astrology. Today we explain these terms, compare them with each other and explain what the differences are. If you, as well, have doubts on this topic, you should take a look at our latest post. Enjoy!
Which telescope to buy? Guide for amateurs
The choice of a telescope, just like any other equipment, should be followed by an analysis not only of its parameters, but also of your expectations and needs. Only then will you manage to buy a device that you will actually enjoy using and it will never even cross your mind that you should have chosen something else. When it comes to buying telescopes, you need to think about many issues, from choosing the type of equipment itself to determining your main observing goals. This is not an easy task, so if you still don't know what kind of telescope to buy, check out our latest post.
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