Each week, Astronomy
magazine Senior Editor Michael Bakich
, a master at explaining how to observe, posts a podcast about three objects or events you can see in the sky.
In each episode, Michael highlights:
Targets for April 8-15, 2010
- One object you can see without any optical aid
- One object you can see with a small (4-inch) telescope
- One object you can see with at least an 8-inch telescope
Naked eye: Mercury and Venus
Small telescope: Spiral galaxy M96
8-inch or larger telescope: Coddington's Nebula
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