Astronomical Society

Online Observatories

MicroObservatory is a network of five automated telescopes that can be controlled over the Internet. The telescopes were developed at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics and were designed to enable students and teachers nationwide to investigate the wonders of the deep sky from their classrooms.

Using SLOOH's patented instant-imaging technology and user-friendly interface, customers of all ages and skill levels can take control of powerful telescopes from their Mac or PC using the Internet. Real-time space exploration is just a click away!

Bradford Robotic Telescope
The Bradford Robotic Telescope installation is part of the Observatorio del Teide site of the Instituto De Astrofisica De Canarias, in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. The Teide Observatory on Tenerife, along with its sister observatory on La Palma, is the best site in Europe and one of the best sites in the world for astronomy. The Teide Observatory is situated at an altitude of 2,400 metres (7,874 feet) on the northern part of the volcano caldera.