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About Cumbrian Sky

Hi, and welcome to CUMBRIAN SKY, an informal blog for people who are interested in the night sky and space exploration…

If you want to know when you can see a meteor shower, or the northern lights, when you can see the eclipse or comet you heard about on the news, this is where to come! Want to be able to just go to a single site and be shown the best shortcut to the latest stunning images from Mars, Saturn or the Hubble Space Telescope? You’re already here!

To contact me just email me at: STUARTATK@aol.com

28 Responses

  1. Ah…the second coming of Cumbrian Sky. Keep it up Stu….the world would be a poorer (& darker) place without you chum!
    Hear Stu on BBC Radio during October and November – next broadcast October 18th @ 8.15am.

  2. It’s a stupid question I know but why CUMBRIANsky?

    p.s. I agree with about the Freema Agyeman love.

  3. Stumbled across your site….very interesting! I’ll be back (-:

  4. Great side. Glad I stumbled upon it.

  5. Great blog! Nice to see more from the official Westmorland Gazette astronomer.

  6. i just discovered your site and i will be reading it more often.thanks

  7. Nice Blog.. spent an enjoyable few hours cup of tea and a plate of chocolate digestives .. regards Tom

  8. Awesome good to see a blogger from the North West…doing a grand job…keep it up

    Astronomy needs people like yourself to promote science for the next generation of einsteins…

  9. Hi,

    Any news if you can see Comet McNaught (C/2009 R1) from Cumbria?

    Alex

  10. Im 11 and obsessed with space I stumbled across this website in a magazine and enjoy reading it [ :

  11. Hello

    Iam starting to delve into astronomy and appreciate your enthusiasm and advice about getting a telescope….

    “Buy a good “beginners guide to astronomy” book, or borrow one from the library. I can recommend one”

    Please recommend one!

    Best Wishes
    John

  12. On the 15th of Feb, cargo will be transported to the ISS by ATV-2. That’s 19 days away! Check out the ESA ATV blog for more info. http://blogs.esa.int/atv/

  13. Awesome site. Wish I had found this earlier, like before a good astronomical event. (Wait. Is astronomical a word?)

  14. Hi, just read your column in the WG…..is it really likely that we might see the Northern Lights in the next few weeks?

  15. I would like to extend a huge thank you to Stu and his Cumbrian Sky site. If it wasnt for him, I would never have experienced the awe-inspiring ISS spotting that is seen throughout the year. The first time I saw two rapidly moving *stars* (the ISS and the Shuttle), I assumed a extra-terrestrial moment and it was this site that put me straight. Im still in awe when I check out the Station going over – the technology, the achievement, the splendour!! THANK YOU, STU!! :)))

    • if u type in google iss nasa there is a link , its easy to do takes a few mins , just leave ur email and address and post code and u will b sent emails when the iss is visible from ur area ..

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  19. I took a photo of the sun today through overcast conditions, and noticed 2 dark spots on the surface, could you explain to me what they are?

  20. Very interesting website well done Stuart

  21. Very interesting, makes one wish for clear skies which here in Wisconsin-USA is not on the bill for today…keep it up.
    rw

  22. Great blog about the Comet Convoy! I’m giving a talk for the local Learning In Retirement group on Monday and plan on using some information I learned from you here. Thanks!

  23. Great photos from Kielder- didn’t make camp this time due to work so very jealous of aurora experience you got with those fantastic skies! endured rain and hail in October camp so missed ISOS too.

  24. hi nice info about star naming and other stuff.:)

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