Scorpius constellation. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.


Constellation of the Month: Scorpius

David Baumgartner writes about how a scorpion ended up as one of the larger designs in the sky.

Provided by David Baumgartner.


Searching the Sky: Transparent September Skies

In this latest stargazing article, David Baumgartner writes about a group of stars known as the Summer Triangle.

The Milky Way. Photo courtesy of Pixabay.


Searching the Sky: No telescope needed for this view

The first in a series of astronomy articles on stargazing.

Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Community Opinions

COMMUNITY OPINION: Exploring the universe is our destiny

July 20 will be the 50th anniversary of humans landing on the moon; what does it foretell?

Fremont Peak also has sweeping views of the surrounding area. Photo by Ian Sills.

Children and Youth

Clear skies and telescopes draw crowds to Fremont Peak Observatory

Weekend programs offer lectures on the solar system, star clusters and black holes.

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San Benito County Free Library seeks input through survey

Community feedback is sought for a Library Needs Assessment.