Southampton Astronomical Society Founded 1924 Our next meeting will be on Thursday, Feb 8th.  Phil Wiseman from the University of Southampton will talk about "Exploding stars: What are supernovae, and why do we care?" Beginners Borrow a Telescope Why rush out and buy a telescope when you can take a Society 'scope home with you?  We've a range of 'scopes available for members to hire, starting at 25p per week!  If you submit an observing report it's free - we'll even teach you to use it!!