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A Stellar Romance ... Well, Sort Of Feb. 06, 2020

Stargazers

Week of Feb. 9-15, 2020 In just a few days, Saint Valentine's Day will arrive, a time for celebratin... Read More

Well, That's a Star of a Different Color! Jan. 30, 2020

Stargazers

Week of Feb. 2-8, 2020 One thing I've learned from helping stargazers lo these many years is that be... Read More

A Faded Star Jan. 23, 2020

Stargazers

Week of Jan. 26 - Feb. 1, 2020 If you've been stargazing at all recently, you may have noticed the g... Read More

Mars and Its Rival Jan. 16, 2020

Stargazers

Week of Jan. 19-25, 2020 If you're like most folks, you don't like to rise before the sun to head ou... Read More

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star ... Jan. 02, 2020

Stargazers

Week of Jan. 5-11, 2020 It began as a five-verse poem called "The Star" that appeared in the 1806 pu... Read More

Sneak a Peek at the Winter Sky! Aug. 29, 2019

Stargazers

Week of Sept. 1-7, 2019 I don't know about you folks, but I've had about enough of this blistering s... Read More

See the Dwarf Planet Ceres May. 23, 2019

Stargazers

Week of May 26-June 1, 2019 It was on the first day of the 19th century that the Italian priest, mat... Read More

A Rivalry of Cosmic Proportions Mar. 07, 2019

Stargazers

A Rivalry of Cosmic Proportions Gazing into the dark, starry heavens of a cool springtime evening i... Read More

Follow the Celestial River Feb. 21, 2019

Stargazers

Week of Feb. 24-March 2, 2019 Gaze skyward on cold winter evenings and you'll find it hard to ignore... Read More

The Great Celestial Hunter Jan. 17, 2019

Stargazers

Week of Jan. 20-26, 2019 One of my favorite constellations in all the heavens has made its grand ret... Read More

A Hare-y Tale in the Winter Sky Mar. 01, 2018

Stargazers

Week of March 4-10, 2018 The Northern Hemisphere wintertime sky features some of the brightest stars... Read More

Seeing a Stellar Nursery Feb. 15, 2018

Stargazers

Week of Feb. 18-24, 2018 We are made of star stuff. How many times over the years have we read or h... Read More

A Stellar Romance ... Well, Sort Of Feb. 08, 2018

Stargazers

Week of Feb. 11-17, 2018 This week we observe St. Valentine's day, a time for celebrating the univer... Read More

How Far South Can You See? Feb. 01, 2018

Stargazers

Week of Feb. 4-10, 2018 Believe it or not, there remain quite a few people who still believe we live... Read More

Well, That's a Star of a Different Color! Jan. 05, 2017

Stargazers

Week of Jan. 8-14, 2017 I've been gazing skyward for more than five decades, and in that time I've ... Read More

Winter Sky Sneak Preview Sep. 15, 2016

Stargazers

Week of September 18-24, 2016 After a long, hot summer, it's nice to know that the seasons are chang... Read More

California Unprepared for Next Recession Sep. 02, 2016

Daily Editorials

It is time to start storing up nuts for the winter. That seems to be the message the major credit-ra... Read More

Exploring the Celestial Scorpion Jun. 23, 2016

Stargazers

Week of June 26-July 2, 2016 Late in the evenings during June we can easily see one of the great cel... Read More

Finding the Great Celestial Hunter Jan. 28, 2016

Stargazers

Week of Jan. 31 — Feb. 6, 2016 During early February, one of the most remarkable star groupin... Read More

Finding the Celestial River Dec. 31, 2015

Stargazers

Week of January 3-7, 2016 Finding the Celestial River The winter night sky is more brilliant than a... Read More