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What's Up June 2018
Jun 14, 2018

What's up in the night sky this month? Enjoy a ringside seat for Saturn, plus a night long parade featuring Venus, Jupiter, Mars and Vesta!

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Silhouette of people looking at the night sky
May 3, 2018

What's Up for May? The moon and Saturn meet Mars in the morning as NASA's Insight spacecraft launches to the red planet on May 5.

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What's Up April 2018

The Moon, Mars and Saturn form a pretty triangle in early April, The Lyrid Meteors are visible in late April, peaking high overhead on the 22nd.... Read more

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A Sunset Sky Show Poster

On the evening of March 18, step outside for a view of the crescent Moon, Venus, and Mercury together above the twilight horizon.

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Black and white image showing multiple meteors in the sky.
Dec 8, 2017

The annual Geminid meteor shower has arrived. It's a good time to bundle up, go outside and let the universe blow your mind!

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A Supermoon Trilogy Poster
Nov 30, 2017

A series of three supermoons will appear on the celestial stage on December 3, 2017, January 1, 2018, and January 31, 2018.

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The 2017 Total Solar Eclipse Poster
Aug 18, 2017

On August 21, 2017, a continent-spanning wave of instruments from home-made pinhole cameras to the most sophisticated telescopes in operation... Read more

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Photo of moon eclipsing sun
Aug 16, 2017

Cloud cover? Cannot travel? Don’t fear! Watch the total solar eclipse online!

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Still image of total solar eclipse
Aug 11, 2017

Are you ready for the eclipse?  Learn more here!

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A Big Month for Astronomy Poster

The Perseid meteor shower will peak on August 11, 12, and 13, and a Total Solar Eclipse will be visible in the United States from coast to coast... Read more