Dunlap Observatory


The David Dunlap Observatory has a 78-yr old 1.88m telescope. We deal with Canadian astronomical and historical issues.

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Maybe it's more of a foyer or a vestibule. No space is wasted.

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Cellphone photo of the Moon last night through C8 telescope at #earthhour event at w/ Tycho

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Cellphone photo of Comet #panstarrs thru C8 telescope last night at #earthhour event at

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This is a secret piece of government property from the space program

Enterprise at the old Smithsonian location #IntrepidShuttle

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Next time you're in Tim Hortons find the Camp Day poster. Note observatory dome at Onondaga Farms in St. George ON

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I heartily endorse this realistic cartoon spaceflight simulator http://www.kerbalspaceprogram.com

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The Revell thing includes some hardware that was never used, AXM is more modular

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Canadarm on display at from MDA Robotics and CSA-ASC, on 31st anniversary of first flight on STS-2

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Call for telescope makers to join War effort, back cover of Journal from 1941, taken at library

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Intersection of David Dunlap Circle and Jessie Drive in Don Mills

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David Dunlap birthday cake from yesterday evening at Dunlap Observatory thanks & http://www.theddo.ca

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First stab at Crab Nebula from last night observing at Dunlap Observatory w/C8, f6.3, ST-237A http://www.theddo.ca

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Part of the big telescope at David Dunlap Observatory last night

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Albireo, taken at the eyepiece of the 1.88-metre David Dunlap Telescope last night

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Dunlap Observatory logbook from 17/6/1957 signed by 'Universe' filmmakers Roman Kroitor, Colin Low, Wolf Koenig et al

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Moon from Withrow Park taken with Tele Vue NP101 and Ethos eyepiece

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Typical winter meteor observing session @ David Dunlap Observatory, circa 1970

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Rainbow Spectrum of Antares taken last night @ David Dunlap Observatory thru 8-inch telescope

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'Network Nebula in Cygnus' RR Broadfoot oil painting in office dated Sep 1956

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