Welcome to Open source deep sky images using perl

Open source deep sky images using perl

By StrayTaoist from Cambridge.pm
Date: Friday, 22 August 2014 14:50
Duration: 20 minutes
Target audience: Any
Language: English
Tags: astronomy

You can find more information on the speaker's site:


-- Or -- How I Build an Internet Telescope in a Day.

We've all seen the pretty pictures from Hubble, but did you know you can get access to the raw data, and from other space telescopes, yourself?

And did you know with a little bit of perl you can create mosaics of clusters, nebulae, binary systems, galaxies and more?

Slides at: http://www.slideshare.net/straytaoist/deep-sky-images-with-perlhow-i-built-an-internet-telescope-in-an-afternoon
You didn't? Let me tell you how...


Attended by: Jean Forget, Bernhard Schmalhofer (‎bernhard‎), Michael Lush, Léon Brocard (‎acme‎), R Geoffrey Avery (‎rGeoffrey‎), Anton Berezin (‎Grrrr‎), Dmitry Karasik (‎McFist‎), Daniel Brunkhorst, Peter Wise (‎vagnerr‎), Kang-min Liu (‎gugod‎), Paul Evans (‎LeoNerd‎), Jerome Eteve (‎jeteve‎), Dominic Humphries (‎djh‎), Patrick Ringl (‎pari‎), Nicolas Rochelemagne (‎atoomic‎), Zhivko Zhelyazkov (‎ison‎), Alexandru Strajeriu, Mihai Pop, Dumitru Negrea, Dmitry Yaskolko (‎sotona‎), Rikus Goodell, Andrew Nugged (nugged), Paul Cochrane (‎ptc‎), Filip Andres, Todor Petkov, Martin Cermak, Upasana Shukla (‎upasana‎), Xan Tronix (‎xan‎), Mihai Safta (‎SDCM‎), Dimitar Mitov, Thomas Reifenberger, Darina Serafimova, Borislav Nikolov (‎jackdoe‎), Sabina Nenkova, Zlatin Stanimirov, Jussi Kinnula (‎Spot‎), Diana Vultur, Kalman Bodor, Cristina Mavriche (‎suns‎), Anca Davidel, Marian Chinciusan (‎ralea1313‎), ignat ignatov, Ivan Ivanov (‎suricactus‎), Nikolaos-Digenis Karagiannis (‎Digenis‎), Jan Kittler (‎Kita‎), Mihaela Marinca,