Prepare your instrument for December night sky. Comet Wirtanen will be at its closest approach. And What makes a galaxy? more with @awesomeastropod at #365DaysOfAstro
December! the longest nights will give you plenty of time to observe geminid meteors, lunar close encounters, and conjunction. #365DaysOfAstro with @MrWebbPV
Cheap Astronomy talks about a spacecraft in orbit around Jupiter (you know) and then goes WTF about FRBs
How do we know the universe is expanding? Do you know that Europa has giant spikes?
What’s up this month? Check out October sky and news roundup!
Looking for Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, or Mars? This is your last good month to see all of them at the same time. Also, get ready for some longer nights, a shallow dive into Sagittarius, the Summer Triangle, and Cassiopeia.
Japan’s Hayabusa 2 mission to return asteroid samples and there’s 10 more moon in Jupiter
August, even with very short nights, will be a great month for watching the four brightest naked-eye planets at sunset, the usual close encounters, and the annual Perseid Meteor Shower.