Every year, Earth travels through space while orbiting the Sun, and at certain points, she reaches her closest point to other planets in the Solar System. During mid July, Earth will be at her closest point to Jupiter AND Saturn. … Continue reading Look Up! Jupiter and Saturn to be closest for 2020 – July 14, July 20
I’m getting asked that one a lot! Continue reading July 2020 Sky Report
2020 Planetary Dance Party! Continue reading Look Up! Planetary Dance From March 18 – April 7 PLUS TWO Conjunctions!
What I constantly have to explain to casual beginners. Continue reading Things That are Common Sense To Astronomers but not to Normal People
The reactions to what they see! Continue reading What Casual Observers Say – Solar System Edition
Which popular objects are sure to impress versus which ones let down? Continue reading Top 10 Most Breathtaking (And 5 Most Disappointing) Telescope Sights For Casual Viewers.
What magnification brings out the best views? Read on to find out. Continue reading Magnification Viewing Guide for Telescopes