Coming up in the May 2019 issue of Australian Sky & Telescope magazine — on sale on April 18:
- Alpha Centauri fever — This southern star, famous for being the destination in ‘Lost in Space,’ has caught the eye of a billionaire space entrepreneur.
- Cloudy nights — Spotting faint ‘galactic cirrus’ is the latest astronomy challenge. We show you how to do it.
- Telescope care, Part 2 — What are the best ways to collimate your Newtonian telescope’s mirrors? We show you how, step by step.
- Test report — We put the new Sony α7 III mirrorless camera through its paces with some challenging deep sky imaging.
Plus: What’s in the sky tonight, all the latest Australasian and global news in astronomy and space science, telescope and astrophotography tips and so much more.