Today, you are a member of… Plottings

Today, Members, would have been the 129th birthday of Ida Barney – a pioneer astronomer who turn a “woman’s-work” grunt assignment into 22 volumes of astonomical star chartings, introduced better methods photometric capture, and personally recorded 150,000 stars, the data for which are still used in catalogs today. Point being, whatever plottings have you relegated to the sidelines this week consider them an invitation from Ida B to discover some kind of starry opus magnum.

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