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Latest BAS News

Observing November 20th

The weather prospects look promising for observing tonight. We will update the Twitter feed from 6:00pm. L.J.Guise

BAA Equipment Section Report

Sunday 17th November saw the BAA return to Bedford School for their ‘Equipment and Techniques’ section meeting. The day……

Alpha Monocerotid Meteor Shower – 21st Nov

Missed the Perseids and Orionids? This could be the one?? From the SETI Institute site: Peter Jenniskens, SETI Institute……


Latest BAS Images

Latest images from BAS members

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

    Mercury Transit, Peter Truscott

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Peter Hudson

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Kevin Earp

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

  • Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

    Mercury Transit 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

  • Mercury Transit Animation 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle

    Mercury Transit Animation 2019-11-11, image by Dave Eagle