The OpenScience Observatories.
This free course was written and produced by:
Authors and presenters; Jo Jarvis, Alan Cayless, Simon Clark, Stella Bradbury, Ulrich Kolb, Meredith Morrell, Colin Snodgrass.
Programmers; Geoff Austin, James Smith.
Contributors; thanks to Helen Fraser for advice and guidance
Contributors; Angela Lamont and Andrew Rix – filming and video production.
IAC/ODT; Miquel Serra-Ricart, Nayra Rodrigues-Eugenio, Rafael Rebolo.
With thanks to the staff and facilities of the IAC and ODT for their support and cooperation in the filming and production of this Badged Open Course.
COAST telescope: The Open Science Observatory
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Figure 1: taken from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Messier
Figure 2: NASA, ESA, J. Hester and A. Loll (Arizona State University)
Figure 3 and 5: © Alan Cayless
Figure 4: © Stellarium: http://stellarium.org
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