The Star Hopping Podcast – Episodes 1 to 10

Star Hopping PodcastSH010 – Find M41, M46/47, and the Tau Canis Majoris Cluster – 12/03/2105

In episode SH010 of Star Hopping, we’ll discusses the Canis Major region, and we show you how to find a set of beautiful Open Clusters, and a bonus object! Check out our star hopping techniques to find Messier 41, Messier 46 & 47, and the Tau Canis Majoris Cluster.


Star Hopping PodcastSH009 – Find the Rosette Nebula, the Christmas Tree Cluster, and M35 – 11/26/2105

In episode SH009 of Star Hopping, we discuss the Monoceros region, and show you how to locate the Rosette Nebula in Monoceros, the Christmas Tree Cluster in Monoceros, and the Open Cluster Messier 35 in Gemini.


Star Hopping PodcastSH008 – Telescopes for Beginners, Part 2 – 11/19/2105

Alrighty then! The second part of our Star Hopping EXTRA is out, to complete our presentation on buying Telescopes for Beginners; kids or adults just getting started in the world of Amateur Astronomy.

 


Star Hopping PodcastSH007 – Telescopes for Beginners, Part 1 – 11/12/2105

In Episode SH007 of Star Hopping, we’ll start a two part series in which we’ll have a look at buying Telescopes for Beginners; a kind of a Telescope Buyer’s Guide.

 


Star Hopping PodcastSH006 – Find the Great Nebula in Orion, the Flame Nebula, and the Horsehead Nebula – 11/06/2105

In episode SH006 of Star Hopping, we’re covering the Orion area of the sky this week, and show you how to find some of the most spectacular nebulae in the entire sky. We;ll show you how to find the Great Orion Nebula, The Flame Nebula, and the famous Horsehead Nebula.


Star Hopping PodcastSH005 – Find the Sculptor Spiral Galaxy, the Helix Nebula, and M30 – 10/30/2105

In episode SH005 of Star Hopping, we’re looking at the Aquarius “water” region of the sky, and will locate the Sculptor Spiral Galaxy, the Helix Nebula, and the Globular Cluster M30.

 


Star Hopping PodcastSH004 – Find the Pleiades, the Crab Nebula, and M37 – 10/23/2105

In episode SH004 of Star Hopping, we’ll focus on the Taurus & Auriga area of the sky, and will locate the Pleiades, the Crab Nebula, and the Open Cluster M37.

 


Star Hopping PodcastSH003 – Find the Ring Nebula, the Dumbbell Nebula, and M15 – 10/16/2105

In episode SH003 of Star Hopping, we’re looking at the Summer Triangle, and three of the best deep sky objects within it. We’ll find the famous Ring Nebula, M57, the equally famous Dumbbell Nebula, M27, and the beautiful globular cluster M15.


Star Hopping PodcastSH002 – Find the Andromeda Galaxy, the Triangulum Galaxy, and the Double Cluster – 10/09/2105

In episode SH002 of Star Hopping, we’re checking out the Andromeda region, and showing you how to locate the amazing Andromeda Galaxy (M31), the fainter but beautiful Triangulum Galaxy (M33), and the astounding Double Cluster.


Star Hopping PodcastSH001 – Find the Lagoon Nebula, the Trifid Nebula, and M22 – 10/02/2105

In the inaugural episode SH001 of Star Hopping, we’re checking out the Sagittarius region, and showing you how to locate the famous an beautiful Lagoon Nebula, M8, its close-by neighbor, the Trifid Nebula, M20, and the huge globular cluster, M22. Welcome to Star Hopping!







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