Three planets are easy to spot in the night sky, looking from west to east. They are Venus, Jupiter and Saturn.
Late Tuesday night, the last quarter moon rises in the east at about midnight. The moon is in the zodiacal constellation Capricornus, a constellation...
Monday night’s full moon, the Honey Moon, resides in the zodiacal constellation Libra, a constellation we most often associate with summer.
Tomorrow night’s first quarter moon appears to the west of the bright planet Jupiter. The two are high in the southern sky, and easy to spot. Both...
Venus continues to draw attention, appearing low in the western sky after sunset. On Sunday night, the thin crescent moon appears nearby.
Looking for more evidence that spring is here? Look at the stars and planets.
Saturday night's full moon, the Daffodil Moon, appears in the zodiacal constellation Virgo. It rises early in the evening, just as the sun sets.
Last winter a number of us had a chance to observe the faint Comet Lovejoy as it moved through the evening sky.
A thin crescent moon will draw plenty of attention on Sunday night, when it appears right next to the bright planet Venus in our western sky.