How to Use a Polaris Telescope?

Answer Astronomy is a science that dates back to the Ancient Egyptians and spans practically every culture in human history. Polaris telescopes offer high quality lenses. Right ascension and declination a... Read More »

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What kind of telescope is the Hubble Space Telescope?

The Hubble telescope is known as a deep field telescope. A "deep field" in photography means a photograph that captures items at a great distance. Since the Hubble telescope does not have an atmos... Read More »

What is the difference between a refracting telescope&a reflecting telescope?

Both refracting and reflecting telescopes are types of optical telescopes, used to focus light and allow the viewer to see distant objects. While refracting telescopes focus light using lenses, ho... Read More »

What kind of telescope is the Hubble telescope?

The Hubble telescope is a reflecting telescope, meaning that it uses a concave mirror to concentrate light at a focal point to create an image. There are several different types of reflecting teles... Read More »

How to Use a Telescope?

With telescopes, "bigger is better." Large mirrors and large objective lenses gather more light and make for the most spectacular viewing experiences. The thrill of viewing distant galaxies, brilli... Read More »