[JPG picture of NGC 1977]









This Month In the History of Astronomy

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 * June
 * July
 * August
 * September
 * October
 * November
 * December

This series originally appeared in the newsletter of the Colorado Springs Astronomical Society some years back. The items were culled from various sources, but started with the Astronomical Society of the Pacific's "Mercury" 100th anniversary issue. I continue to update as I come across new tidbits.

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Additional History Links (not validated recently... sorry)

History of Astronomy Links (Commission #41 of the Int'l Astr. Union)
Astronomy & Space Sciences History
This Month in Space History

Last modified: 19 Jun 2017