Find your way around the night sky in December 2012

The overhead view from Glasgow, UK around midnight on 13th December 2012

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





Skywatching in July 2012

The constellations overhead from Glasgow, UK around midnight on 19 July 2012

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.





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Get outdoors and look into the sky at night this April

Looking South from Glasgow at midnight on 21st April 2012

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…





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Look to the sky this March for stars, planetary conjunctions and more!

Venus and Jupiter in conjunction.

This March gives sky watchers lot’s to look for including the planetary conjunction of Jupiter and Venus.





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