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Still in need of lodgings for the 2017 total solar eclipse?  Southern Illinois University has you covered.  Located in Carbondale IL, SIU has the following packages still available for those that want to witness Nasa Edge and Lunt Solar Systems put on an amazing Live Megacast of this celestial [...]
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The Tucson Amateur Astronomy Association will be hosting an annual Astronomy Festival on Astronomy Day this Saturday April 29, 2017 from Noon – 9 PM at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park (River & Alvernon).  There will be 3 Lunt Solar Telescopes available to look through in the afternoon and about [...]
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A spectacular sight is coming up this year for much of the U.S. The August 2017 total solar eclipse is on its way and it's in your best interest to prepare to see it right now. Here are a few good tips on planning an unforgettable vacation to see one of nature's great wonders. Plan for Time [...]
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"In all things of nature there is something marvelous." -  Aristotle For those of you who might not have heard, the US will take a front seat for the celestial event of the century!  On August 21st, beginning in the northern Pacific, a Total Solar Eclipse will be visible within a narrow [...]
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Lunt Solar do not use central obstruction sun filters for telescopes.. Here are a few reasons why. The challenge to early etalon sun filter making was to figure out how to re-produce a ultra high precision flat on a mass production scale. Typically etalon sun filters required a clear aperture [...]
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Summer is our favorite time of year here at Lunt Solar. The temperatures rise and the days last longer making it possible to enjoy being outside.  This year we've decided to start the buzz early with a Summer Image Contest! We will accept any image taken by a Lunt product.  Full disk-images, [...]