Category Archives: November 2017

December 12, 2017 Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the December 2017 meeting of the Amateur Astronomers Association of Princeton • The meeting was called to order at 7:30 by Michael Mitrano standing in for Rex Parker. • Bill Murray gave a presentation … Continue reading

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From the Director

      by Rex Parker, Director Dark Skies, Our Eyes, and Outdoor Lighting. Nearly three-fourths of all Americans reside under skies where the Milky Way is not visible. It’s natural as we age to lose some night sky acuity, … Continue reading

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From the Program Chair

By Ira Polans The November AAAP meeting will be held on the 14th at 7:30PM in Peyton Hall on the Princeton University campus. The talk is by James Chen on his book “Astronomy for Older Eyes”. This month we are … Continue reading

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October 10, 2017 Meeting Minutes

by Jim Poinsett, Secretary Minutes of the October 2017 Meeting of the AAAP • Rex called the meeting to order at 7:30 • Two speakers for the evening     –  Arshad Jiliani showed the video he compiled of the trip … Continue reading

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Videos of Total Solar Eclipse taken by AAAP members.

Total Eclipse Story 2017 – by Arshad Jilani The sky and horizon at totality – submitted by Joy Saxena, shot by Pallavi Narain Time lapse video of the sky before, during and after totality – submitted by Joy Saxena, shot … Continue reading

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