Stargazing Basics

Meet Sirius, the Brightest Star

Meet the stars near Earth, starting with the brightest: Sirius, the "Dog Star."

Dog Eat Dog Pair

Explore the Night with Bob King

Sirius B — A New Pup in My Life

Here are some tips on you, too, can see Sirius B, the "Pup" of the Dog Star, Sirius A.

Peewee and Papa

Astronomy and Stargazing Projects

Hunting White Dwarfs, the Night's Stellar Peewees

Take a trip down the rabbit hole to the weird and weighty world of planet-sized white dwarf stars.