Articles from Telescopes

Found 7 articles in "Telescopes" category

Your First Telescope for Astronomy

13th Nov, 2006 - 6988 views

New to amateur astronomy? Want to get involved? Want to buy your first telescope? Here are some things I wish I knew when I was starting out.

Why Do You Want a Telescope?

1st Nov, 2006 - 7205 views

If you're in the market for a telescope, I want to make sure you have the best possible experience with it under the stars.

What You Need to Know Before Buying a Telescope

25th Oct, 2006 - 8760 views

Here is some stuff I think every person should think about before buying their very first telescope.

What is the Best Telescope to Buy?

6th Aug, 2011 - 56.1K views

Buying a telescope can be very daunting if you've never used one before. Read this article before getting out your wallet.

Top 10 Tips for Buying Your First Telescope

23rd Apr, 2018 - 3594 views

Stare into the night sky often enough, admire it for enough nights, and a fuse will be lit. It'll only a matter of time before you buy a telescope. What are the criteria for making a selection? Here are 10 tips to get you started.

Telescopes for Viewing Deep Space Objects: Nebulae, Star Clusters, and Galaxies

13th Sep, 2018 - 6238 views

The most common mistake among beginners is choosing a telescope that is suitable for bright sky objects thinking that they can also peer into deep space. In this article, we will talk about the gear you'll need in order to observe deep sky objects.

Cool Astronomy Gifts for Christmas

22nd Nov, 2017 - 5722 views

Are you looking for a cool gift this year for the astronomy enthusiast in your life? Check out our suggestions.