Monthly Archives: December 2002

The Bishop Observatory – some history

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Mr. Bishop’s Telescope 1923 – 1930The 8″ Alvan Clark refractor of the Bishop Observatory inspired and instructed students of Santa Ana College (SAC) for more than three generations. The college […]

View the brilliant “Morning Star” all winter long!

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The above graphic shows the position of Venus in the sky over the next few months at 6am every morning. Notice how it is rising in the sky every day […]

President’s message – December 2002

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Leonids Storm is a bit of a yawn! I don’t want to seem ungrateful or anything – but I guess I was expecting a little bit more from the last-in-a-lifetime […]