Five Naked Eye Things, June 8-10!

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 […]

Five April Space Anniversaries!

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, […]

Five Facts about Apollo 17!

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 […]