I Have A New Column!

Hey, Sky Fans! Here’s a quick post today, a little self-promotion. I’m really excited about this. I’ve been asked to take some of the writing I’ve been doing and spin it off into a new “Word of the Month” online column for the wonderful Sky at Night Magazine. If you’ve read enough of what I […]

Word of the Week: Exoplanet!

Hey, Sky Fans! Here we are midweek again. I’ve had this, and a couple of related posts, on my calendar for a while now. With all the scratch-outs and changes I’ve made with other things coming up, I’ve been sort of itching to get this one off the list. Anyone else keep an editorial calendar […]

Catching Up with Venus and Taurus

Hey, Sky Fans! I hope you had a great weekend. Here’s a quick astroprogramming note: The NASA/JPL Juno probe will be doing another science flyby of the planet Jupiter today, and this one promises to be a doozy. At about 9:55PM Eastern / 6:55PM Pacific (1:55 AM Tuesday UTC), Juno will come within about 2200 […]