Rosetta’s Grand Finale

Sky & Telescope

ESA’s historic Rosetta mission to explore Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko ended in dramatic fashion on September 30th.

Read more…

ALMA Pans for Galactic Gold in the Hubble Ultra Deep Field

Sky & Telescope

ALMA, currently the largest telescope array in the world, just took a look at the Hubble Space Telescope’s deepest-ever image, the Hubble Ultra Deep Field. Here’s what it found.

Read more…

FAST Radio Telescope Open for Business

Sky & Telescope

China recently unveiled FAST, the world’s largest single-dish radio telescope.

Read more…


This Week’s Sky at a Glance, September 30 – October 8

Sky & Telescope

By Monday, the waxing crescent Moon is thicker and easier to see now in the west-southwest in twilight, though it’s still pretty low. Venus is now about 4° below it (two or three finger-widths at arm’s length).

Read more…

Mercury Punctuates The False Dawn

Sky & Telescope

Early risers get a triple treat this week and next: a ravishing dawn Moon, an excellent apparition of Mercury, and a hint of Halloween in the ghostly zodiacal light.

Read more…

Tour October’s Sky: Planets in Transition
Sky & Telescope
Download our monthly astronomy podcast to track down Saturn in the evening sky one last time. Mars is still hanging around, and Venus is climbing higher each evening.

Read more…


75 Years of Sky & Telescope: A Lifetime of Astronomy Coverage

Sky & Telescope

The November 2016 issue of Sky & Telescope, just off the press, celebrates the magazine’s 75 years of monthly publication since November 1941 – and recaps the 75 most exciting years for astronomy in human history.

Download the article for free here…

Experience the 2017 Eclipse with S&T in Wyoming!

Sky & Telescope

Wondering where to go to witness next year’s total solar eclipse? We at Sky & Telescope are proud to offer a newly developed tour based in eastern Wyoming.

Read more…


Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s