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Using Binoculars and Backyard Telescopes

Lecture no. 3 from the course: Our Night Sky

Using Binoculars and Backyard Telescopes

Taught by Professor Edward M. Murphy | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course, The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

There are many choices when selecting binoculars or a telescope. Learn what to look for in light-gathering power, optical design, magnification, mounts, and other features. Professor Murphy also suggests several tips for getting the best observing experience out of your equipment.

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i********k
September 16, 2015
Very useful survey of binocular and telescopes, particularly for starting up

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