Article Series: "Back to Basics"

By Lesa Moore

This is a series of articles discussing various aspects of astronomy in basic plain-English terminology.

The articles are all re-printed from the ASNSW's monthly Journal UNIVERSE (filter Documents to access all back-issues), and can be found in the issue listed beside each title below.

Jupiter's Attendants February 2000
Jupiter: King of Planets September 1999
Space Debris III: Meteors August 1999
Space Debris I: Near-Earth Asteroids April 1999
Mars: the Red Planet March 1999
Venus Dec 1998, Jan 1999
Mercury November 1998
And what Eyepiece would you like with that?    July 1997