Lyrids Meteor Shower Reminder!

April 2, 2020 admin 0

Don’t forget about the upcoming meteor shower! The moon’s minimal (yay!) and you don’t even need a telescope – just go outside and look up! Try to find a space away from city lights, and enjoy it with a friend. Here are some resources: EarthSky Wiki

Run the Messier Marathon, even if takes a year to finish!

March 7, 2020 admin 0

Every year around the new-moon weekend in March, amateur astronomers challenge themselves with this fun )and now a lot easier to do!) Messier Marathon that you can do nearly completely with just a set of binoculars, dark skies, and a good stargazing app with some practice ahead of time. 

Stay on top of the latest astronomy news!

March 3, 2020 admin 0

There’s a lot of great places to get real in-depth news about current research and breakthroughs. Here’s one that you might have missed –  They have an entire section dedicated just to Astronomy and Space news that is actually quite popular.