Not very often you can snap a pic of a comet with your cell phone! Continue reading Look Up! Comet C/2020 F3 (NEOWISE) VISIBLE to Naked Eye!
I’m getting asked that one a lot! Continue reading July 2020 Sky Report
Can you see which of those eclipse thumbnails is correct and which aren’t? Continue reading Facts vs Fiction – Annular Eclipse, June 20-21, 2020
June 2020 is your transitional month between the Spring stars and the Summer Stars. This is also the month for Summer Solstice in North America with late sunsets. As such, June has the shortest nights with the evening skies not … Continue reading June 2020 Sky Report
But it IS possible to see it! Continue reading Sorry, Northern Viewers, “Dazzling Naked Eye Comet” is not Going to Dazzle Any Casual Viewers!
We’re getting bigger!
Continue reading What Can A $1,000 Telescope Budget Get Me?
Now we’re upping the ante! Continue reading What Can a $750 Telescope Budget Get Me?
May 2020 is when the Northern Observer is looking out into intergalactic space! With Leo, Virgo, Ursa Major, and other constellations in that patch of the sky, one should always grab your telescope and see how many other galaxies you … Continue reading May 2020 Sky Report
No.. it will not hit us! Continue reading Look Up! Asteroid 1998 OR2 to flyby Earth!
Go to a dark location, preferably AWAY FROM PEOPLE! Continue reading Look Up! Lyrids Meteor Shower Peaks April 21-22