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