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Best telescopes 2020: Top picks for beginners, viewing planets, astrophotography and all-arounders

October 13th, 2020 by

Whatever your budget, experience in astronomy or targets that interest you most, there’s a great telescope out there just for you — we’ve rounded up the very best

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Celestron’s NexStar 5SE computerized telescope is 31% off for Prime Day

October 13th, 2020 by

If you’re already an experienced observer or a beginner who’s happy to spend extra on the best beginner telescope possible, then the NexStar 5SE is a Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope that delivers superb performance.

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The best Amazon Prime Day deals on Celestron telescopes and binoculars

October 13th, 2020 by

Inspire others to look up by giving the gift of a telescope or astronomy binoculars. We’ve rounded up some of the best deals.

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Save 33% on Celestron’s NexStar 130SLT telescope for Prime Day

October 13th, 2020 by

Celestron’s NexStar 130SLT computerized telescope is on sale for $333.16 for Amazon Prime Day 2020. That’s 33% off its regular price.

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Celestron’s Skymaster 25×100 binoculars are just $219 this Prime Day

October 13th, 2020 by

Celestron’s SkyMaster 25×100 Astro Binoculars are is 47% off for Amazon Prime Day.

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Arianespace’s next smallsat mission fully booked

October 13th, 2020 by

Arianespace announced that new shared payload opportunities to low Earth orbit (LEO) have been opened with its Vega launcher’s Small Spacecraft Mission Service (SSMS). For the next launch opportunity – Vega Flight VV18, targeted for the first quarter of 2021 – five companies already have signed contracts for payload slots, thereby fully booking the capacity on this mission.

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