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Astrocast.TV’s Our Night Sky – September 2013


Join your Host Carolyn Collins Petersen for a look at September’s night sky viewing. A night time show available to all and of course we wish you clear skies.

Our Night Sky – June 2011

Astrocast.TV presents Our Night Sky for June 2011 with Carolyn Collins Petersen. See what’s up in our night sky this month of June.

Our Night Sky – August 2010

Catch what’s up in our August night sky.

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Amateur Astronomer Captures Image of Space Station

NASA reported Tuesday 17 March 2009 that amateur astronomer Ralf Vandebergh of the Netherlands was able to image the International Space Station from his own backyard. You can check out the image taken by Ralf by linking to NASA’s website here. Ralf posts all his photographs taken from his backyard in the Netherlands online here. He appears to revel in the ability to take images of launch vehicles and spacecraft.