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The beginner’s guide to stargazing

24 September 2018

Discovering the sky at night needn’t be costly or complicated, says TV astronomer Mark Thompson. Just take one step at a time…



Step one: Don’t buy a telescope, buy a red torch

It takes between 40 minutes and an hour for your eyes to fully adjust to seeing in the dark (which will give you a much better view of the night sky), but even astronomers need a litt

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