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Webinar on "Supernova Betelgeuse?" by Dr Mark Kidger, Weds 29 July

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This week's BAA webinar will be on "Supernova Betelgeuse?" - Dr Mark Kidger of the European Space Agency European Space Astronomy Centre.

7pm BST, Wed 29 July

Mark will talk about the recent dimming event and what caused it - and how amateur observations helped professionals to understand what was going on.

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Thanks @JeremyS I will have to catch up with it on you tube as it clashes with the Chester Astro Soc. webinar.

Regards Andrew 

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This evening - or catch up afterwards on YouTube.

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Just did the YouTube catch up. Excellent talk. I would recommend it to one and all.

Regards Andrew 

PS I would have loved to have asked why such a slow rotator suddenly produced star spots. Spots on red giants are not common and generally only seen on "fast" rotating examples.

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