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April 15: Take a Break from Taxes for a Lunar Eclipse

 April 9, 2014

Along with a visit from the tax man, Tuesday, April 15 brings the first of four consecutive total lunar eclipses (a tetrad) in 2014 and 2015.Tuesday morning's eclipse is followed by another eclipse about six months later on...

March 20: Regulus Occulted

 March 19, 2014

Thursday, March 20 brings two celestial events: the spring equinox and the occultation of Regulus.Anyone who is bitten with the travel bug and does not list sleep as a priority above stargazing can drive a relatively short...

Watch Satellites and the ISS Fly Local Skies

 January 22, 2014

A clear sky offers visions of flickering stars, steady planets, occasional bursts of meteors, the changing moon. But skywatchers also can view satellites gliding overhead in orbit, and there are numerous apps and websites that specify exactly when and where to...

Stargazing in Broad Daylight

 January 8, 2014

Santa brought me a solar filter for my six-inch telescope this year, essentially doubling my potential time behind the eyepiece and allowing me to get up close and personal with a star.Granted, the number of observable...

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