David Baumgartner writes that Orion is the brilliant central constellation in the winter evening sky.
David Baumgartner summarizes the year in astronomy, including a total solar eclipse in Chile and the great conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn.
David Baumgartner writes that on Dec. 21, Jupiter and Saturn will be close enough to each other to look like a double star.
David Baumgartner writes that Andromeda and Pegasus were the only two constellations to share a common star, but that has since been given solely to Pegasus.
David Baumgartner writes that two eyes are better than one when it comes to viewing the skies.
David Baumgartner writes about another galaxy two million light years away from Earth.
David Baumgartner writes that if not for the Moon, Jupiter would be the brightest object in the sky until Venus rises in the early morning hours at this time of year.
David Baumgartner writes about the constellation he calls Aqua-Man and about hosting a Tres Pinos School class to view Saturn.
David Baumgartner writes that everything that revolves around the sun should be considered a planet.
David Baumgartner writes about changes in the sky and the upcoming Autumn Equinox.
David Baumgartner writes that each planet has a greenish tint, making it somewhat easer to distinguish from the stars.
David Baumgartner writes that near the tip of the constellation's arrow is the point thought to be the center of the Milky Way.
David Baumgartner writes that the best nights to observe upcoming meteor showers is Aug. 11-12.
David Baumgartner writes about how a scorpion ended up as one of the larger designs in the sky.
David Baumgartner writes that July will provide an opportunity to view all the planets along with Pluto and comets.
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