Heatwaves and cold snaps; s’mores and soup; cannonballs and candles, One of Arturus and Capella is with us every night of the year.
Hey, Sky Fans! This Saturday, October 16, 2021, is International Observe the Moon night! Since 2010, NASA has been encouraging … More
Fall Astronomy Day is this weekend. If you want to learn more about it, I hope you’ll check out my new article about it at Sky & Telescope!
When’s the last time you spent some time with Capricornus, the sea goat?
Hey, Sky Fans! Do you know how to find the north star? It’s really easy and is one of the … More
Jupiter’s at opposition this weekend. How about we start a 12-year-long observing project? Wait… What?
The 12-Year Project (at Sky & Telescope)!
As you’ve probably already heard, Saturn is at opposition tonight! What’s that mean?
Neighbor: “What are you staring at?” Me: “The Moon.” Neighbor: “Oh… wow. I don’t look as much as I want … More
Hey, Sky Fans! How’s things? Happy Friday. I only have time for a quick post today, but… Why is mid-May … More
It’s time for the Moon’s Primary Phases for May 2021!
– Last Quarter: May 3
– New Moon: May 11
– First Quarter: May 19
– Full Moon: May 26