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The Journal of the British Astronomical Association, 2017 October

Volume 127, Number 5

Here is part II of John Rogers’ seminal study of Jupiter’s South Equatorial Belt cycle in 2009-2011. We also show some amazing images by BAA members from the 2017 August 21 total solar eclipse, and Paul Abel’s ‘Absolute Beginners’ tutorial no. 11: ‘Astronomical Seeing’

Contents

249
Front Cover
250
Contents
251
Notes and News
251
Jeremy Shears
252
Hazel McGee (Ed.) & Peter Parish
254
Solar Section
Lyn Smith
256
From the Journal Archive
John Chuter
257
Nick James
257
Storm On Neptune detected by BAA observers
258
Paul G. Abel
259
Historical Section Meeting
Mike Frost
260
Bob Mizon
261
Richard McKim
264
John H. Rogers
280
R. J. Livesey
283
Report of the Council and Accounts for the session 2016-2017
301
Martin J. F. Fowler
306
Letter: E W L Ryves and the Planet Jupiter
Richard McKim and Nigrl Longshaw
307
Orbituary: Melvyn Douglas Taylor (1947-2017)
Alex Pratt
308
The 2017 BAA Exhibition
Lorraine Crook
310
Callum Potter
311
Cometography: A Catalog of Comets. Vol 6, 1983-1993, by Gary W. Kronk, Maik Meyer, David A. J. Seargent
Reviewed by Nick James
312
Brian Mills
314
Noticeboard
316
BAA Christmas Meeting 2017