Explore Scientific


The science of astronomy, or "law of the stars" ("astro" is Greek for "star", and the word "nomos" means "law"), has been around for thousands of years, but it's only been twelve generations since telescopic optics were first aimed towards the sky. The first explorers of the heavens were amateur astronomers, and their discoveries changed everything, from the way we view the universe around us to the way we think about our existence here on Earth.

Designing and manufacturing optics is at the heart of what we do. Explore Scientific designers and optical craftspeople constantly strive to produce optical tools that will deliver the precision and dependability that explorers of the Universe deserve, regardless of their level of expertise.

Producing optics of this caliber requires a solid design, careful fabrication, and multiple tests throughout the manufacturing process, but it also takes a dogged determination to keep perfecting our processes and skills so that our products keep getting better and better. To further insure your faith in Explore Scientific products, we back all of our telescopes with the Explore STAR Transferrable, Extended Life of the Product Warranty, so you can keep exploring!


Explore Scientific FirstLight 100MM Mak-Cassegrain w/EQ3 Mount

SKU: FL-MC1001400EQ3

Price: $299.99

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Explore Scientific (Bresser) Comet Edition 102MM Refractor Package

SKU: BR-AR102S-00

Price: $299.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 102MM Refractor w/EQ3 Mount

SKU: FL-AR1021000EQ3

Price: $299.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 80MM Refractor w/EQ3 Mount

SKU: FL-AR80900EQ3

Price: $299.99

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Explore Scientific 52° Series 4-Piece Eyepiece Set (1.25

SKU: EPWP52KIT

Price: $329.99

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Explorer Scientific 68 Series 40mm Argon-Purged 2.0

SKU: EPWP6840-01

Price: $349.99

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Explore Scientific 82 Series 30mm Argon Purged Waterproof Eyepiece

SKU: EPWP8230-01

Price: $349.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 127MM Mak-Cassegrain Telescope w/Twilight Nano Mount

SKU: FL-MC1271900TN

Price: $379.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 127MM Mak-Cassegrain w/EQ3 Mount

SKU: FL-MC1271900EQ3

Price: $399.99

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Explore Scientific 100 Series 5.5mm Argon-Purged 2.0

SKU: EPWP10055-01

Price: $399.99

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Explore Scientific 3

SKU: DD03-01CF

Price: $449.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 130MM Newtonian w/Twilight 1 Mount

SKU: FL-N130600MAZ01

Price: $449.99

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Explore Scientific 62° Series 5-Piece Wide-Angle Eyepiece Set (1.25

SKU: EPWP62 KIT

Price: $469.00

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MDA-TelesCoop TDM Adapter for Meade LXD75 Mount

SKU: 721075

Price: $479.99

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Explore Scientific 100 Series 14mm Argon-Purged 2.0

SKU: EPWP10014-01

Price: $499.99

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Exlpore Scientific (Bresser) 208MM Newtonian F/3 OTA

SKU: BR-N20839

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific 92 Series 12mm Long Eye Relief 2.0

SKU: EPWP9212-01

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific AR102 Air-Spaced Doublet Achromat Refractor

SKU: DAR102065-01

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific 100 Series 9mm Argon-Purged 2.0

SKU: EPWP1009-01

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 102MM Doublet Refractor w/Twilight 1 Mount

SKU: FL-AR1021000MAZ01

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific 92 Series 17mm Long Eye Relief 2.0

SKU: EPWP9217-01

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific 100 Series 20mm Argon-Purged 2.0

SKU: EPWP10020-00

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific Twilight II Mount w/ Pier Extension

SKU: MAZ-02P

Price: $499.99

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Explore Scientific FirstLight 8

SKU: FL-DOB0806-01

Price: $499.99

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