- Steve"It takes all the running you can do just to stay in one place." - The Red Queen
Quote:They could have put it outside the iss, on fork with wifi control, a filter wheel, a motorized focus and a ccd (It is already fork mounted in the picture). Wasn't worth the trouble apparently.Good publicity for celestron anyways.
Quote:As a matter of fact there would have to be a LOT of engineering to make the telescope work reliably in a harsh space environment.