Author Archives: Jared Males

MagAO 2018A Day 6: The Return of Magellanicus

The all-sky Magellanic Horned Owl (Bubo Magellanicus) has made its first appearance of the run. R.I.P. Dolores. This cover is a tribute to her (she was supposed to sing the song with them), and it absolutely rocks:

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MagAO 2018A Day 5: Cloudy Empire

Whelp. Obviously no astronomifying was done tonight. Team Clio got lots of work done. I took a GTL day (I only did 2 of the 3, you guess which). Here’s a gorgeous song by Iron Maiden, with a fitting title. … Continue reading

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MagAO 2018A Day 2: Shell Set w/ All 64 bits!

The ASM and NAS are on the telescope, but, alas, we aren’t quite ready to go on sky. The big news is that, with our usual indispensable help from Alfio Puglisi, we managed to turn on and control the adaptive … Continue reading

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