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Chris

Lunar Eclipse

posted by Chris on 1 October 2015

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On the night of Sunday 27th to Monday 28th September 2015 a total lunar eclipse coincided with a "Supermoon" (a full Moon at the same time as the Moon being at its closest point to the Earth). With some adaptations to our scheduling software, we captured the following images.


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Constellation Back Online

posted by Chris on 27 March 2015

Constellation-Cam is now back online.

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Constellation Cam Jobs

posted by Chris on 4 December 2014

Constellation-Cam jobs will be frozen.

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Better JPEGs

posted by Chris on 27 November 2014

The latest upgrade to the web site brings better automatic processing of JPEG images.

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The Power of Ice

posted by Chris on 10 June 2014

There's always an odd problem to discover when we arrive on site at the observatory. This time it's a fairly minor one. See what the ice over the winter did to our Pole Star camera housing:




Dan points out that this is a high quality expensive camera housing too.

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Fixed problem with job synchronisation

posted by Chris on 28 March 2014

If you have submitted any jobs over the last few days you might have noticed that some were getting stuck with a status of "New, allocated".

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A crafty plan to get back online... (ish)

posted by Chris on 18 January 2014

A crafty plan to get back online...

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Scheduler Upgrades

posted by Chris on 2 October 2013

The job scheduler is upgraded to support Moon-avoidance, the weights are tweaked to attempt to balance the work load a little better and there is a new live display of the job queue available on the website.

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Website unavailable this Saturday 23rd March 2013

posted by Chris on 20 March 2013

The Telescope.org web site will be unavailable this Saturday from 5am until the evening (UK times).
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Telescope.org is Changing

posted by Chris on 10 February 2013

The time has come for the telescope.org web site to start paying its way.

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