Telescopes archive

  • Celestron SkyProdigy 130 telescope pictures and hands-on
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    Celestron SkyProdigy 130 telescope pictures and hands-on

    By 11 July 2012

    There's bound to be someone you know - probably you - who's hooked on all things space. A few Brian Cox docos here, a smattering of Deep Space Nine episodes there and, before you know it, you're wondering whether that's Orion's Belt or just a series of...

  • Brian Cox Stargazing Live boosts telescope sales by almost 500 per cent
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    Brian Cox Stargazing Live boosts telescope sales by almost 500 per cent

    By 18 January 2012

    Brian Cox is the cleverest man in the world. It's true. We would say look it up on Wikipedia but it has gone down for the day in protest against Dove, or something like that. And before Brian Cox hit our telly-boxes to tell us all about the solar system...

  • 20 of the best Hubble facts and photos
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    20 of the best Hubble facts and photos

    By 24 April 2010

    Trapped on this, metaphorically speaking, ever shrinking planet there is not one amongst us who has not stared up into the heavens and gazed in awe at the myriad of pin pricks that make up the night sky. Enter stage left the telescope, a technological...