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Welcome to the December night sky. This month is host to the longest, darkest nights of the year in the northern hemisphere. The reason for this is the winter solstice that occurs in 2014 on...

Have you ever wondered... when you read reports of the arrest of a person with, say, 60 doses of hashish and 20 of cocaine in a back street of the town closest to you or a village in a rural area...

The November 2014 Night Sky

Welcome to the November night sky. Now that the clocks have gone back we are again in sync with solar time. This means that the Sun will be due south at local midday and of course at its highest...

A rich and powerful leader of a very influential technology company spent years trying to convince the world that the future of computing was mobile tablet devices. His name was Bill Gates and...

Welcome to the October night sky. With the autumn equinox behind us and the nights drawing in for the northern hemisphere, we can expect much longer and darker night-skies, but they will be rather...

Tick tock. Tick tock. How long have we been waiting to find out whether or not Apple will release some kind of “smartwatch” to supposedly do for the timepiece market what the iPod did for mobile...

Welcome to the September night sky. This month marks the autumn Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere when the Sun crosses the celestial equator heading south. It occurs on September 23 this year and...

Every day, we take precautions that give us a feeling of security in this modern world. We lock our cars, don’t leave our valuables lying around, make sure nobody is looking when we type our...

Apple has sold more than 500 million iPhones since the release of the original model back in June 2007. That’s an average of 136 sold every single minute, every hour, every day for seven years...

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