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Ready to Observe? How to Enhance Your Visitors' Experience at the Eyepiece.

You can prepare visitors to observe through your telescope by helping them understand why they see what they see and how the telescope works to enhance their vision. The activity includes discussions of averted vision and field of view.

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Night Sky Planner

February 21, 2019

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The Night Sky Network is a nationwide coalition of amateur astronomy clubs bringing the science, technology, and inspiration of NASA's missions to the general public. We share our time and telescopes to provide you with unique astronomy experiences at science museums, observatories, classrooms, and under the real night sky.

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