I visit #sciastro time to time.  What we can do is possibly set up a weekly
chat for deepsky, just a IAAC thing... this is how our chat rooms in Prodigy
got started.  Mostly what it takes is first setting up a time and seeing who
(current and past chat host, astronomy and space P*)
-----Original Message-----
From: Jeff Medkeff <medkeff@c2i2.com>
To: netastrocatalog-announce@latrade.com
Date: Thursday, March 26, 1998 4:23 PM
Subject: Re: (IAAC) FWD: mIRC?
>At 11:58 AM 3/26/98 -0500, you wrote:
>>This brought to mind a possibility...
>>Would a deep-sky-only chat on IRC be of interest to anyone? Or are
>>#astro, #sciastro, et al sufficient for most chatters?
>Well, #sciastro seems to be dedicated to the topic of deep sky observing
>about 80% of the time that it is discussing observing at all. I would guess
>that creating a DSO channel would be somewhat redundant, but that is just
>my 2 cents.
>Jeff Medkeff          | Acting Assistant Coordinator
>Rockland Observatory  | Association of Lunar and Planetary
>Sierra Vista, Arizona | Observers, Solar Section
>On the web at http://shutter.vet.ohio-state.edu/