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Fraser
2009-Apr-08, 02:10 PM
Do you know this face? If you don’t, then you surely know the name - Brother Guy Consolmagno, Vatican Astronomer. Ah, I hear some bells ringing in your head! So why is he important to so many of us? Then sit back and let me tell you a tale about the [...]

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Wizard From Oz
2009-Apr-08, 02:44 PM
Do you know this face? If you don’t, then you surely know the name - Brother Guy Consolmagno, Vatican Astronomer. Ah, I hear some bells ringing in your head! So why is he important to so many of us? Then sit back and let me tell you a tale about the [...]

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Thats a great story. I forgot a Catholic priest wrote that book. And the article is right. Sometimes it is good to shut down the electronics on our scopes, just point the thing at a star, and look

KaiYeves
2009-Apr-08, 07:07 PM
He was supposed to speak at an event I traveled a long way for, but I had to leave before his talk.