ABQ Stargazers

If you always seem to catch yourself gazing skyward in the evening, this is the group for you. Amateurs, professionals and casual observers - and anyone with even a passing interest in astronomy are welcome.

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The Albuquerque Astronomical Society (TAAS) is an astronomy club in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Members include beginners, professional astronomers, and everything in between. We attempt to make astronomy a rewarding pastime for all our members, and to promote astronomy both as a science and as a hobby.

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Beautiful Star 2 Replies

Started by Dave. Last reply by Dave Apr 18, 2010.

Sky & Telescope gift 1 year subscription 1 Reply

Started by Robert S.. Last reply by Robert S. Dec 21, 2009.

Meteorite Sightings 1 Reply

Started by Ron Da Bomb. Last reply by Ron Da Bomb Oct 15, 2009.

New Comet Lulin - wanna know about it?

Started by cc Mar 5, 2009.

UNM Observatory Open House 1 Reply

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Karen Keese Jan 30, 2009.

Dec. 12th Moon to be biggest and brightest of the year! 3 Replies

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Kenny Dec 12, 2008.

MESSENGER Mission to Mercury 1 Reply

Started by Adelita. Last reply by Neonnoodle Oct 23, 2008.

October 4th Star Party 4 Replies

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Kenny Oct 2, 2008.

Space Fireball Coming Soon 5 Replies

Started by Jeff Hartzer. Last reply by Jeff Hartzer Sep 21, 2008.

Perseid Meteor Shower to Peak Aug. 12

Started by Neonnoodle Aug 8, 2008.

Meet Author Alan Hale - co-discoverer of comet Hale-Bopp

Started by RiRiSynCyr May 12, 2008.

Astrophotography 3 Replies

Started by Neonnoodle. Last reply by Karen Keese Apr 17, 2008.

'Moving Stars' Sunday Feb. 24 3 Replies

Started by Dave. Last reply by Karen Keese Mar 12, 2008.

Started by Neonnoodle Feb 28, 2008.

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Comment by thedreamer on August 12, 2012 at 6:00pm
Any ideas or advice on viewing the Perseid tonight? is it over?
Comment by Robert Kay on September 30, 2010 at 1:50pm
Comment by cc on November 29, 2008 at 4:47pm
go here for explanation of the 2 bright lights we've had in our sky for the last few nites.
Comment by Ron Da Bomb on September 10, 2008 at 2:34pm
I was looking for an appropriate group to post this YouTube clip. Hope I don't get shouted down for posting it here...

Large Hadron Rap

Comment by Ron & Linda on June 3, 2008 at 3:43pm
Anyone here use a webcam to take pictures through eyepiece....
If so, as a newbie help needed

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