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Astrogrid live NAM/UKSP 2005
 

Summary: Astrogrid live
NAM/UKSP 2005
Get ready for IHY
Ground-based
astronomy
for all
&
NEWS AND REVIEWS IN
ASTRONOMY &GEOPHYSICS
JUNE 2005ˇVOL.46ˇISSUE 3
1366-8781(200506)46:03;1-C
N
owadays almost everyone is taught
that our home, the Earth, is just one of
nine planets orbiting a fairly average
star, that it spins on its axis once per day, and
that it revolves around the Sun in a year of
365.25 days. By contrast, the Earth appears to
be very much at rest, located at the centre of a
fixed celestial sphere on which are set untold

  

Source: Armagh Observatory

 

Collections: Physics