• Ursa Major

      * Ursa Major is the 3rd largest constellation in the night sky and is readily [...]

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    • Facts

      Share the joys of science, astronomy and discovery in this section devoted to all things [...]

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  • News & Events

    • The Night Sky This Month: September 2015

      Early fall is the perfect time for all-night observing as most of the heat haze has died down, and the nights are cool, rather than cold. The atmosphere is also stabilizing, making for improved seeing conditions, so make the most of this time to log some observing... 

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    • The Night Sky August 2015: Perseids To Peak On 13th

      For those with an ‘astrological‘ leaning, the Sun will be passing from the constellation of Cancer to Leo on August 11th, where it will remain for the remainder of the month. However, since the Sun is not visible at night and we cannot observe its zodiacal... 

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