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Biographical entry Lomb, Nicholas (Nick)


Astronomer Nick Lomb was a Curator at Sydney Observatory from 1979 to 2010. As of 2010 he has worked as a consultant astronomer to both the Observatory and the Sydney Powerhouse Museum. He has written and published several astronomical guides including Astronomy for the Southern Sky (1986).

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  • Lomb, Nick, 'How astronomers focused the scope of their discussions: the formation of the Astronomical Society of Australia', Historical Records of Australian Science, vol. 26, no. 1, 2015, pp. 36-57. Details

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