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Look Up: A Stargazer’s Guide To October 2017

Look Up: A Stargazer’s Guide To October 2017

There are a lot of great things happening in the October sky, including two meteor showers, planetary lineups, and a full Moon!

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The Darkest Sky Honors Go To…

The Darkest Sky Honors Go To…

Our dark skies are part of the environment and they need to be protected. Learn how Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park “saw the light” and made some important changes.

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This Week: View Scorpius, the Scorpion

This Week: View Scorpius, the Scorpion

The most beautiful zodiacal constellation is low in the southern sky at dusk these summer evenings. Learn more.

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A Spring Constellation To Crow About

A Spring Constellation To Crow About

Many of the 88 recognized constellations in the night sky are birds. Learn the legend behind the most famous of them.

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This Week: The Stars of Leo Shine Brightly

This Week: The Stars of Leo Shine Brightly

Learn about the stars that make up the constellation Leo the Lion, now visible in the spring night sky.

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How Do The Stars “Move” Across The Sky?

How Do The Stars “Move” Across The Sky?

Have you ever wondered why we look for Orion in the winter and Scorpius in the summer? We explain, plus help you track the “movement” of the stars with a fun experiment!

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The Pleiades: More Stars Than Meets The Eye

The Pleiades: More Stars Than Meets The Eye

Few star figures are as familiar and unique as the Pleiades, known as the Seven Sisters. Learn more about what makes up this glittery, heavenly cluster.

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Capricornus Constellation: The Sea Goat In The Sky

Capricornus Constellation: The Sea Goat In The Sky

Learn the lore behind the mythical half-goat, half-fish constellation that’s best viewed this month!

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Look up and See Hercules

Look up and See Hercules

Astronomy show this week features Hercules. Learn more about what to look for.

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