This Week’s Sky at a Glance, February 21 – 29 – Sky & Telescope

Betelgeuse stays dim. Orion’s Betelgeuse continues to be V magnitude +1.5 or +1.6 as of February 19th, a lot dimmer than its extra typical +zero.5. Nevertheless, it could now be exhibiting refined indicators of rebrightening (by zero.1 magnitude or much less) as measured photoelectrically. To the attention, Orion’s two shoulder …

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Celestia UK to develop advanced antenna systems with Scottish Enterprise Support

Celestia Applied sciences Group UK Ltd (Celestia UK) will set up an progressive venture to develop a totally digital scanning antenna to be used with satellite-based plane Wi-Fi functions after receiving a Kilos 2.5m R and D award from Scottish Enterprise, Scotland’s nationwide financial growth company. The …

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New Horizons parallax project seeks public participation

Laurel Kornfeld February 21st, 2020 2019 Picture of Wolf 359 in opposition to background stars. The inexperienced circle reveals its shift because of correct movement as of April 2020. Picture Credit score: William Keel/College of Alabama/SARA Observatory NASA’s New Horizons mission is looking for public participation in a venture aimed …

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