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January 25, 2014 – 7:36 PM

I suspect some of you just met me at the museum recently.  Here are two important links to more of my Astro Stuff #1:  My Flikr page – Here you will find my collection of astronomy related photos!  I hope you enjoy.  You are free to download and print out my pictures.  I would like […]

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Nov 3, 2013 Solar Eclipse

November 3, 2013 – 11:03 AM

Today’s space news is a solar eclipse!  The path of the eclipse passes it across the Atlantic ocean and into Africa.  However, the East Coast US, where I live, was given the opportunity for a partial solar eclipse.  It isn’t as great as total, but even partial eclipses are rare.  As the sun rose (6:40am […]

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Conjunction of Jupiter, Mercury, and Venus

May 27, 2013 – 9:15 AM

In evening twilight, planets Jupiter, Mercury, and Venus are putting on a show this week.  With clear skies, look west about 30 minutes after sunset.  About 9pm is a great time to look.  Jupiter has been the jewel of the night sky for the past several months, slowly making its way across the sky and […]

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