The Last Two Letters

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Posted by DaveMitsky on Thursday, December 12, 2013 1:42 AM

Periods of variable stars can range from a couple of hours to well over a year.

Sic itur ad astra!

Chance favors the prepared mind.

A man is a small thing, and the night is very large and full of wonders.

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Posted by leo731 on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 5:19 PM

Are we there yet?, is a common plea heard from the backseat of many an automobile.

Grumpy

 

A nebula in the eyepiece is worth two in the Atlas.

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Posted by DaveMitsky on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 7:09 PM

Lepus the Hare is the 51st largest constellation and is the home of M79, one of the few winter globular clusters, and the extremely red carbon star R Leporis.

Sic itur ad astra!

Chance favors the prepared mind.

A man is a small thing, and the night is very large and full of wonders.

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