Geminid meteor shower; Jupiter and Aldebaron dancing; the ‘end of the world’ and the December solstice – can the month get any more exciting for skygazers!? Continue reading
Thinking of taking advantage of the dark skies now that it’s November? Great! Get out there and gaze upwards – how many of the millions of stars will you be able to see?
October already and stargazers will be chomping at the bit to get out and view the night sky as it gets darker earlier.
The annual Perseids meteor shower helps make August a fabulous month for skygazing!
July is a great time of year to watch the sky in the northern hemisphere. In this post, you can find out about the lunar phases, the planets, stars and some of the other things of interest in the sky this month.
‘The Summer Triangle’ can be easily found in the evening sky over the summer months in the northern hemisphere.
Get outdoors this month on a clear night and you’ll see Saturn, the Lyrids and stars aplenty including those that make up the constellation of Virgo…
Let’s take a closer look at the constellation of Leo.
This March gives sky watchers lot’s to look for including the planetary conjunction of Jupiter and Venus.
Here are the Moon phases in the Northern hemisphere for December 2011 and other interesting things of note in the sky.