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What's more, these groups often coordinate observations when a big event is happening, such as the Mercury transit that took place a few weeks ago. Meaningful observations can be made with something as modest as an eight-inch telescope. Find a dark place with starry skies and then completely ignore the meteors. Usually these are filled with folks sporting telescopes, lenses, and all the gear a beginner could look for. Or you can build your own! For other purposes, contact author: A visit to Lowell Observatory with Dr. Flying over Meteor Crater with Dr.