Articles for beginners

There are 17 observing sections which drive the British Astronomical Association forwards.  A list of the observing sections is shown to the right.

We’ve pulled together some of the articles which will appeal to the beginner in astronomy. This is not an exhaustive list and you are encouraged to explore the whole website. To access these follow this link: articles for beginners.

We hope you find these articles both interesting and useful. If you know of other specific articles which you think would be useful to the beginner in astronomy, do let us know.

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