The Sky This Week
A secret in a sword.
Of shadows and dark skies
Lest we forget.
See all the bright planets at the same time.
Winter's brightest stars in prime time.
Count the stars in Orion for science!
Happy New Year!
Our annual Holiday Homage to Clement Clark Moore.
The season's colorful lights
The year's best meteor shower!
Maidens in chains, flying horses, and a hero with a secret weapon.
The Thanksgiving Star.
The Navy on the Moon, and USNO's best-known comet.
The Moon returns with some early winter stars.
Some basic geometry in the night sky.
Change your clocks and celebrate the dark.
Bright Moon, faint stars, and a reason to get up early.
While we're away, some fun in the pre-dawn sky.
Equinox, Harvest Moon, and a total lunar eclipse!
Share the Moon with friends and neighbors.