SatNOGS update

As a kid, when we visited the planetarium in Stuttgart, I always was amazed about the monitor in the waiting area where they displayed the current weather satellite images they were able to receive. The setup really was impressive, with a special antenna outside of the planetarium and lots of hardware receivers and amplifiers that decoded the MeteoSAT signals. While it was impressive, it always was clear that all the hardware required was simply too expensive for a student to buy and install. Since then, I almost forgot about the fascination of receiving satellite signals with my own groundstation.

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A little hack

Ever since I had my observatory built, I always was worried to misplace or even lose the remote control of my Baader-Planetarium dome. So now it was time for another little hack.

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