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Journal

No 58 - December 2008

About the ASE Journal

This Journal is published by

The Astronomical Society of Edinburgh
City Observatory
Calton Hill, Edinburgh
http://www.astronomyedinburgh.org

The Astronomical Society of Edinburgh is registered Scottish charity SC022968. This Journal appears approximately four times a year, usually in March, June, September, and December. Contributions for publication should be sent to the editor by the beginning of the month preceding publication. Contributions are welcome from members of the Society, or regarding astronomy in Edinburgh or Scotland. The editor of this Journal is

Dr Horst Meyerdierks
71 Cameron Toll Gardens
Edinburgh, EH16 4TF
< editor @ astronomyedinburgh.org >
0131-668.8309 (at work)

The editor thanks Frances McNeill and the Royal Observatory for assistance with the distribution of the Journal.


Contents

Cover page

IYA astro-happening at Science Festival

Johann von Lamont - Bavaria's Scottish Astronomer Royal

Never the TWAN shall meet?

Total eclipse of the sun on 1st August 2008

Forthcoming events

Exoplanets come into view

Recent observations

Variable star observing workshop

Society news

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