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A brief history of Sky & Telescope: we mark our 75th anniversary with a look hack at some of the people, places, and events that helped launch the magazine you're reading. Nov 1, 2016 2856
Astro-Tech's 14-inch f/8 Ritchey-Chretien telescope. Product/service evaluation Jul 1, 2016 1679
Meade's 10-inch LX600-ACF telescope: the value of the LX600 comes as much from its timing as from its advanced technology. Product/service evaluation May 1, 2016 1933
A highly portable astrophotography combination: what began as a straightforward review of a new telescope mount soon took an interesting turn. Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2015 2209
Tele Vue's Big Paracorr type-2: designed for a small corner of the astrophotography market, this coma corrector has extraordinary potential. Product/service evaluation Apr 1, 2015 1749
Achieving stellar performance: two pieces of premium gear deliver first-class astrophotos from your backyard or from half a world away. Sep 1, 2014 2029
Meade's LX850 Astro-Imaging System: can this mount's full-time automatic autoguiding make everyone a deep-sky astrophotographer? Dec 1, 2013 1863
Oculus All-Sky Camera: ever wonder what's happening in the night sky when you're not looking? Here's a way to find out. Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2013 1143
Two German equatorials from iOptron. Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2012 1707
The paramount MX: the latest German equatorial telescope mount from Software bisque brings a new level of sophistication to robotic astronomy. Product/service evaluation Jul 1, 2012 2194
2 scopes for an active sun: after several years in the doldrums, solar observers once again can rejoice: the sun is active. Product/service evaluation Mar 1, 2012 1179
A new 4-inch refractor from Astro Telescopes: it's not a typographical error--this remarkable 4-inch f/11 refractor only costs $499. Product/service evaluation Dec 1, 2011 821
The telescope drive master: there's a new wrinkle in the centuries-old quest for the perfect telescope drive. Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2011 1596
The David H. Levy comet hunter: don't be fooled by the name; this 6-inch Maksutov-Newtonian reflector will do a lot more than help you find comets. Product/service evaluation Sep 1, 2011 1508
iOptron's new 6-inch Mak & German Equatorial Mount: these recent additions to the iOptron family of telescopes and mounts are aimed at serious observers and astrophotographers. Product/service evaluation Jul 1, 2011 1640
Tele Vue's new Delos eyepieces. Product/service evaluation Jun 1, 2011 600
Celestron's 14-inch EdgeHD: a 21st-century update transforms Celestron's legendary telescope. Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2011 1358
Meade's 8-inch LightSwitch Scope: when it comes to "smart" telescopes, this one is at the head of the class. Product/service evaluation Dec 1, 2010 2130
PlaneWave's 12.5-inch CDK astrograph: born in the age of digital imaging, this astrograph leaves little to be desired. Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2010 1592
Megapixel imaging for less: SBIG's ST-8300M CCD camera: don't be fooled by the price; this camera is built for serious deep-sky imaging. Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2010 1094
William Optics FLT-98 f/6.3 Apo Refractor. Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2010 736
Really? People want old magazines? Sep 1, 2010 403
Kendrick's stargate observer tent. Product/service evaluation Jul 1, 2010 694
Turning 50: the entrepreneurial spirit of one amateur astronomer led to the creation of a legendary telescope company. Jun 1, 2010 1344
Atik's 3I4L CCD camera: this exceptionally easy-to-use camera produces first-rate images. Product/service evaluation Jun 1, 2010 1349
Explore Scientific's 14mm 100[degrees] eyepiece. Product/service evaluation Apr 1, 2010 738
Starizona's HyperStar: this accessory almost makes "snapshot" deep-sky astrophotography a reality. Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2010 1875
A trio of Astro-Tech astrographs: three new telescopes from Astronomy Technologies are ideal for today's digital astrophotographers. Product/service evaluation Dec 1, 2009 1811
Celestron's CGE Pro Mount: the new CGE Pro is definitely a contender in the heavyweight category of German equatorial mounts. Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2009 1795
Celestron FirstScope. Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2009 1016
Signature 20x110 binoculars. Product/service evaluation May 1, 2009 691
Meade's LightSwitch technology. Product/service evaluation Mar 1, 2009 359
Cosmic Imagery. Book review Jan 1, 2009 180
iOptron's MiniTower. Dec 1, 2008 790
Astro-Tech AT80EDT refractor. Sep 1, 2008 473
Astro-Tech Voyager mount. Product/service evaluation Jul 1, 2008 553
Digital SLR Astrophotography. Book review Jul 1, 2008 171
Focusing a digital camera. Brief article Jun 1, 2008 215
To the point with mySKY: enjoy your own personalized planetarium show under a starry sky with this clever bit of electronic wizardry from Meade. Product/service evaluation May 1, 2008 1358
Nikon' D300 Digital SLR. Product/service evaluation Apr 1, 2008 619
Staying on track: the Mach1 GTO continues the tradition of excellence that observers and astrophotographers have come to expect from Astro-Physics. Product/service evaluation Dec 1, 2007 2170
Of Firebirds and Moonmen. Book review Dec 1, 2007 202
A triple-digit field of view: Tele Vue's new 13-mm eyepiece is about to transform deep-sky observing. Product/service evaluation Oct 1, 2007 1299
Forecasting seeing. Sep 1, 2007 266
Apogee's Alta U9000 CCD camera: the first astronomical camera with Kodak's next generation of large-format CCDs shows that there's more to be excited about than just size. Product/service evaluation Jun 1, 2007 2076
Analemma ethics. Jun 1, 2007 346
Eyepiece barrels. Brief article Apr 1, 2007 200
Field de-rotator vs. wedge. Brief article Mar 1, 2007 256
F/number game. Brief article Jan 1, 2007 209
The Bigha StarSeeker: it looks exceptionally simple, but don't be fooled--there's a lot of subtle engineering required to make a successful binocular chair. Did Bigha get it right? Product/service evaluation Dec 1, 2006 1318
Celestron's SkyScout: sounding like something plucked from the pages of a science-fiction novel, Celestron's SkyScout identifies celestial objects at the push of a button. Product/service evaluation Nov 1, 2006 2083
CCD Astrophotography: High-Quality Imaging from the Suburbs. Book review Nov 1, 2006 130
Simply elegant: Meade's LightBridge Dobsonians: the first mass-produced truss-tube Dobsonian reflectors offer features never before available at these prices. Oct 1, 2006 2674
Backyard spectroscopy. Brief article Sep 1, 2006 164
Triple play: the ZenithStar 66 refractors: portability, performance, and pleasure--these refractors from William Optics offer all three. But which one is right for you? Product/service evaluation May 1, 2006 2897
The Handbook of Astronomical Image Processing. Book review May 1, 2006 245
Give or take a ligne or two. Brief article Apr 1, 2006 190
Meade's RCX400: raising the bar: can the first radically new telescope design in more than 30 years live up to its advertising hype? Product/service evaluation Feb 1, 2006 3786
Periodic error. Brief article Jan 1, 2006 225
Centennial History of the Carnegie Institution of Washington: The Mount Wilson Observatory, vol.1 . Book Review Jul 1, 2005 344
Adding 'em up. Brief Article Jul 1, 2005 232
A preview of Meade's RCX400: here's a behind-the-scenes peek at what some people are calling the biggest news to hit the commercial telescope market in years. May 1, 2005 2345
Blotchy sky. Mar 1, 2005 220
Orion's Depths. Jun 1, 2004 411
An eclipse on ice. Feb 1, 2004 473
Orion's SkyView pro equatorial mount. Aug 1, 2003 976
21st-century robotic astronomy. Product/Service Evaluation May 1, 2003 3574
Things far and near. May 1, 2003 338
Conjunction with a crustacean. Apr 1, 2003 553
Meade's LXD55 Newtonians. Product/Service Evaluation Dec 1, 2002 3148
Questar's Qmax Spectometer. Nov 1, 2002 870
Big Variable-Star Payoff from Small Scopes. Oct 1, 2002 968
The June 10th annular eclipse of the Sun. Sep 1, 2002 437
The 2001 Leonids: a great show. Mar 1, 2002 2670
The NexStar 11 GPS: beauty and brains. Evaluation Feb 1, 2002 3618
Leonids 2001: a first look. Feb 1, 2002 400
Clash of the titans: Meade sues Celestron. Jan 1, 2002 277
Sky Window: a novel mount for binocular astronomy. Evaluation Jan 1, 2002 965
A filter for refractor blues. Evaluation Jan 1, 2002 568
Darkness on the dark continent. Sep 1, 2001 585
Meade's newest 'got to' telescope. Jul 1, 2001 3909
International space station with a Webcam. Jun 1, 2001 538
Wide-Field Astrophotography. Book Review Apr 1, 2001 1338
The Takahashi Astronomer. Evaluation Mar 1, 2001 1450
The Tele Vue-102. Evaluation Feb 1, 2001 2244
Celestron's NexStar 8 go to scope: there's more than just 3 inches of additional aperture in the newest member of Celestron's NexStar family of telescopes. Product/Service Evaluation Nov 1, 2000 2644
Power to Go. Brief Article Aug 1, 2000 838
Big Binoculars on a Budget : These 100-millimeter-aperture binoculars cost less than what some people pay for 7[yen]50s. Can they be any good for astronomy? Evaluation Jun 1, 2000 2511
No Ordinary Binocular Mount. Brief Article Jun 1, 2000 680
Doghouse Detail : Size can be deceptive; this small observatory is remarkably practical. Jun 1, 2000 1927
Ben Mayer, 1925-99. Brief Article Apr 1, 2000 346
Notes on Focal Length. Apr 1, 2000 1801
And the Winner Is . . . Brief Article Apr 1, 2000 708
Leo J. Scanlon, 1903-1999. Obituary Mar 1, 2000 326
Photographing the Analemma : Most people say you have to be nuts to attempt a year-long exposure of the Sun. Those who have succeeded will probably agree. Mar 1, 2000 1797
Think Big (and Small). Dec 1, 1999 1160
There's No Place Like Home. Nov 1, 1999 1188
Robotic telescopes for the masses Meade's DS line will change the way people think about "department-store" telescopes. Evaluation Sep 1, 1999 3140
A "Hot" Telescope Gets Even Hotter. Evaluation May 1, 1999 3368
Intensifying your viewing experience. Evaluation Feb 1, 1999 2311

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