Telescope Talk Hangout

Telescope Talk is a regular live hangout series dedicated to helping you navigate and engage in the exciting hobby of amateur astronomy. Every other week (on Wednesdays) Tony Darnell, John Suffill, Adam Smith and Alexander Reinders get together to discuss everything you need to know about getting started, buying your first telescope, learning the night sky and so much more! Join us live and ask us your questions or leave comments!

Setting Up The Celestron Nexstar 5SE Goto Telescope

28th Jan, 2019 - 5900 views

The Video was sponsored by OPT Telescopes: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB This video will show you how to setup your Celestron Nextstar 5SE Telescope from opening the box to going outside. Watch the Skyalign How To video Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch

The Giant Magellan Telescope GMT

21st Jan, 2019 - 3591 views

Telescope Talk Hangouts are sponsored by OPT Telescopes: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB The Giant Magellan Telescope will be one member of the next class of giant ground-based telescopes that promises to revolutionize our view and understanding of the unive

The Search for Dark Energy w DES DECAM

14th Jan, 2019 - 1530 views

Telescope Talk Hangouts are sponsored by OPT Telescopes: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB There are multiple searches underway to try and find the characteristics of the stuff that is causing the universe to accelerate as it expands. Astronomers call this st

How to Use Sky Align On Your Celestron Nexstar Telescope

12th Jan, 2019 - 11.5k views

This Video was sponsored by OPT Telescopes: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB In this video, we'll teach you how to align your Celestron Nexstar 5SE telescope with the night sky using the Sky Align Feature. If you'd like to get a discount on your purchase of

The Event Horizon Telescope EHT

18th Dec, 2018 - 5578 views

Did you know there is an effort underway to actually see the event horizon of a black hole?

The Event Horizon Telescope EHT

18th Dec, 2018 - 1231 views

NEW STREAM: GO HERE INSTEAD: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4J02ph1Jd1Q Telescope Talk Hangouts are sponsored by OPT Telescopes: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB Did you know there is an effort underway to actually see the event horizon of a black hole? Ri