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Using Old Tricks to Discover New Variable Stars


Daniel H. Kaiser

Crescent Moon Observatory

2631 Washington Street

Columbus, IN 47201


Presented at the Annual Meeting of theAAVSO, October 15, 1994




Using the nearly one hundred year old technique of comparing photographs of the same sky area taken on different dates, over three dozen previously unrecognized variable stars have been found. The necessary procedures to identify discoveries are discussed.


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