Introduction to Astronomy Part 2: Backyard Astronomy
Does the Cosmos fascinate you? Do you often find yourself starring up at the night sky with jaw-dropping awe? Would you like to learn more about our cosmic neighborhood? Well, it’s time to hop on board the cosmic express and take a journey from our precious planet earth to our solar system and beyond! In this follow up course to Part 1, Instructor and astrophotographer Ronald Zincone will teach you how to break into this fascinating hobby covering topics such as choosing and using equipment, such as telescopes, optical eyepieces, accessories, and tips and techniques, do’s and don’ts. The instructor will then take you on a journey to learn about Deep Space subjects such as galaxies, nebulaes, star clusters, comets, meteors and more! Zincone has loved the night sky and astronomy since childhood and now presents this exciting celestial program in a very user-friendly, educational and humorous style.