Hey, Sky Fans! Did you read the news yesterday, oh boy? It turns out NASA, by way of the Curiosity rover, has found ancient organic molecules on Mars. This suggests that many years ago, Mars could have supported life. It doesn’t say there was life, just that there’s some good evidence that there could have […]
Hey, Sky Fans! Happy Friday! Thanks for stopping by. I hope you’ve had a great week, and have something fun ahead for the weekend. Early April’s an interesting time, with a couple of really exciting anniversaries and birthdays. So, before I have to go get all prettied up for a night out with my daughter, […]
For International Women’s Day (a day late), here are Five (more) Women with Moon Craters Named for them!
Hey, Sky Fans! Forty-five years ago today, at 12:33 AM December 7, 1972, the engines at the bottom of another Saturn V rocket came to life, and Apollo 17 rode off Cape Canaveral’s launchpad 29A and headed for the Moon carrying Command Module Pilot Ron Evans, Lunar Module Pilot Harrison “Jack” Schmitt, and Commander Gene […]
Can you name Saturn’s five biggest moons?
Voyager 2 was launched 40 years ago today (August 20, 1977). Here are 5 discoveries made by the Voyager probes!
When the skies go dark during the total eclipse, what else will you be able to see?