By Charles Edward Barns
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To continue, if this same level field were located here in the central part of Kansas, the nearest star to our -Alpha Centauri-would be located more than 8000 miles -somewhere, let us say, off the Australian coast. Now, if Alpha • uri has a planetary family the smallest of whose members is of of Jupiter-itself over! 400 times Earth's volume·- shining by light, it would require a telescope of twenty-six feet apertu re three times larger than the largest on earth--even to glimpse it! ~e place which telescopes and observatories have taken in astro- leal history is by no means proportional to their dimensions.
3 d. Bp. Chart 11. 2. 7. HI3-4 100903 Neb. Faint. Neighborhood superb! HII63 100107 Neb. Glowing center. YDRA: IV27 102018 Neb. , Wolf-Rayet star-nucleus framed in double rings. -A radian is the semi-diameter of circle measured along its circumference. 8 sec. This lasl the astronomer's "lVlagic Number," and should be firmly fixed mind, for it performs an important office in celestial compuons. To ilL1Slrate; Tmagine yourself transported to somt t celestial point. Gazing back toward the earth, with e suitable measuring device you determine accurately its it around the Sun.
1001 celestial wonders as observed with home-built instruments by Charles Edward Barns