Quasars are among the brightest and most distant objects in the universe. Many are visible in amateur scopes if you know just where to look. We'll help you track them down.
Springtime is galaxy time. Only 30 million light years away, the Leo I Group and nearby Leo Triplet entice the eye with an assortment of bright spiral and elliptical galaxies. Welcome to spring! The new season begins (or began depending on when you read this) at 5:58 p.m. EDT on…
Really want to see what your eyes can do? Leave the telescope at home and join me for a naked-eye tour of the late winter sky.
The Moon got bonked by a space rock during Sunday's total lunar eclipse. Take a look!
Bring in winter with a bang with a beautiful, close conjunction and a rare planet-star occultation.
An art sculpture achieves orbit, 46P/Wirtanen becomes a naked-eye comet, and C/2018 V1 makes one last good pass.