Category Archives: Astronomy

National Solar Observatory

Sunday started with unhooking from the RV campground in Socorro, NM and driving around 3 hrs or so to the National Solar Observatory at the top of a mountain near Cloudcroft, NM. I drove down past the Trinity Site turnoff … Continue reading

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Very Large Array – VLA

I left the Trinity Site around 11:30am and drove the 2 hrs to the Very Large Array, a short drive past Magdelena, NM .  It was a pleasant drive actually, even with the obligatory 30 mph going through the “village” … Continue reading

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Looking Up!

Woo hoo!  Finally got Stellarium to connect with my telescope and move the damm thing!  Yippee… Had to find a plugin called StellariumScope and install it and run it before I start Stellarium.  Could be because I have a little … Continue reading

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