Viewing the transit of Venus from Armagh
Setting up the newly restored Grubb 10 inch refractor to project an image of the transit.
See the results here.

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Staff and visitors using a Solarscope projector and a telescope with a solar filter.

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Waiting for a break in the clouds. Sophisticated image capture device - or just a webcam held on by elastic bands.

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Control centre for live broadcast across the world.
(Note student thinking - rarer than a transit of Venus)

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Last Revised: 2009 November 23rd