Saying #flarewell is sad, saying the final flarewell is even worse. Saying flarewell to SV 97 nearly breaks my heart. It has been my favorite satellite. Here’s why – you will soon notice that there was always something special about those sightings. At first, SV 97 was a bit shy and we only met rather… Read More Thanks, you were the best!
Flare lovers, this is SO for you! The “Catch the Iridium” project wants to crowdsource photographs of each remaining Block-1 Iridium satellite before we finally have to say #flarewell.… Read More Catch the Iridium
Here’s the facts: We saw one of the most stunning Iridium flares ever. It was a bright –5.4 mag flare of Iridium 97, flaring very close to the moon.
And here’s the magic: … Read More The most beautiful Iridium flare ever
Throwback to March 20, 2015 when the solar eclipse in the Northern hemisphere was just too tempting to not get involved: Totally eclipsed Most of the OxidanSky team ventured to the Faroe Islands to get the full goodie of a total eclipse. The crew around our CEO Aleks Vansky did not shun rough trips and… Read More Throwback to solar eclipse 2015