Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Young Astronomers Newsletter November 2014

The Young Astronomers Newsletter The Young Astronomers Newsletter Volume 22 Number 12 November 2014 By Art Gormley

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One week, one giant sunspot, six massive solar flares

Check out this report – One week, one giant sunspot, six massive solar flares with more information at Space Weather. Marcia

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October 28, 2014 Club Meeting

Join Forsyth Astronomical Society (FAS) for our monthly meeting 7:30PM, October 28, 2014 at SciWork in Winston-Salem NC. Paul Jones will give a talk on planetary imaging and should have a good deal of information about this exciting art form … Continue reading

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North Carolina Milky Way

This was take by John Leyendecker sent at Doughton Park on 10-24-14. Nice night!

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Partial Solar Eclipse Report – Oct 23, 2014

Forsyth Astronomical Society held a public outreach at Pilot Mt. State Park, NC to view the partial solar eclipse on October 23, 2014. About 250 people traveled to the parking lot at the top of the knob to view one … Continue reading

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Watch Earth roll by live in HD, streamed from the ISS

Click to watch – “The High Definition Earth Viewing (HDEV) experiment places four commercially available HD cameras on the exterior of the space station and uses them to stream live video of Earth for viewing online.  The cameras are enclosed … Continue reading

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Club Observation (Members Only)

Hi FAS folks: This is not a formal club observation weekend, but the forecast is promising, so I’m planning to head up to Bullington tomorrow night {Saturday, 18 Oct.} If the forecast changes, I’ll let you know. Steve C. sunset: … Continue reading

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“The City Dark” and Dan Caton

2014-11-06 Flyer -The City Dark ENVIRONMENTAL MOVIE/SPEAKER NIGHT @ Temple Emanuel 201 Oakwood Dr. Winston-Salem, NC 27103 7:00pm, Thursday, November 6, 2014 Topic: Lights, Lights, Lights (Light Pollution) Film: “The City Dark” — You can buy a copy here THE … Continue reading

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Partial Solar Eclipse – October 23 – Pilot Mt State Park –

Come on out and enjoy a Partial Solar Eclipse. Local times for eclipse in Winston-Salem on Thursday, October 23, 2014 Partial Eclipse begins Oct 23 at 5:58 PM 251°West-southwest 6.2° Eclipse as seen from earth The Moon touches the Sun’s … Continue reading

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Stone Mt. Outreach Canceled

October 11, 2014 Observation has been canceled due do RAIN!

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