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Man on the Moon Jul. 11, 2019

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Week of July 14-20, 2019 It occurred 50 years ago this week. Nearly everyone alive at the time remem... Read More

Does the Moon Rotate or Doesn't It? Apr. 11, 2019

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Week of April 14-20, 2019 Another month has passed, and another full moon shines in our sky this wee... Read More

Watching Earth-Orbiting Satellites Apr. 04, 2019

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Week of April 7-13, 2019 One of my favorite springtime activities is to watch satellites pass across... Read More

Seeing in The Dark Mar. 28, 2019

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Week of March 31-April 6, 2019 Anyone who has ever spent time under a dark night sky knows how chall... Read More

Our Dusty Solar System Mar. 21, 2019

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Week of March 24-30, 2019 One of my least favorite household chores is dusting. Here in the desert,... Read More

Teapot and the Milky Way Jul. 26, 2018

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Week of July 29-Aug. 4, 2018 Nothing in the heavens says summertime to Northern Hemisphere sky watch... Read More

Mercury and Venus at Dusk Mar. 08, 2018

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Week of March 11-17, 2018 If you have a low horizon to your west, you may have already spotted a cou... Read More

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

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

The First Meteor Shower of 2017 Dec. 29, 2016

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Week of Jan. 1, 2017 If you missed the Geminid meteor shower of mid-December (and most of us did be... Read More

Exploring the Celestial Scorpion Jun. 23, 2016

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

Spotting the Zodiacal Light Mar. 06, 2014

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Week of March 9-15, 2014 Stargazers who spend time in rural locations get to see remarkable celestia... Read More