Luigi Papagno – CosmoBC.com http://cosmobc.com Your Universal News and Offbeat Portal Thu, 18 Apr 2019 11:45:03 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 How Beginners Can Safely Observe Solar Prominences, Filaments & Flares http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/10/20/beginners-safely-observe-solar-prominences-filaments-flares/ Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:19:07 +0000 http://10.7377 Sun With Solar FlaresTwo things set the Sun apart from all other stars in the Universe: it does not belong to any constellation, and it is close enough to Earth to be observed and studied in exquisite detail with nothing more than modest … Continue reading ]]> Top Mistakes Beginning Astronomers Make http://astroblog.cosmobc.com/2016/09/22/top-mistakes-beginning-astronomers/ Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:56:56 +0000 http://10.7355 Star Party. Photo by the U.S. National Park Service.Amateur astronomy is not for everybody, just like golf or football is not for everybody, but if you are sure that you want to take up the hobby of gazing at the Universe (or at least some of it) in … Continue reading ]]>