Author Archives: Jared Males

2017B Day 13: The Owl’s Perch

Well that’s it. The system is completely off the telescope. The NAS with the WFS and VisAO is safely packed away in the Aux, as is our intrepid Clio. The ASM is all wrapped up on the floor of the … Continue reading

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2017B Day 10: Hey Everybody

Another long night of high winds, high seeing, and generally no good for astronomy conditions. Jennifer Lumbres is here learning how to run the AO system. Tonight she got to experience her first earthquake as AO operator. I think this … Continue reading

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2017B Day 8: Bubo Magellanicus

This sequence from the all-sky camera is a blog post in and of itself:

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