Cassini's "Grand Finale" at Saturn

Saturday, September 9th I received the following message from Carolyn Porco, Imaging Team Leader on the Cassini mission at Saturn: Dear Friends and Colleagues, Yesterday, Cassini’s final dive through the […]

Celebrate the Summer Solstice

The summer solstice 2017 will occur on Wednesday, June 21 at 4:24 UT (12:24 AM EDT). A solstice happens when the sun’s zenith is at its furthest point from the […]

Saturn's Summer Special

While Summer 2017 will certainly be remembered as the season of the Great American Eclipse I have another highlight sky gazers shouldn’t miss. The ringed giant, Saturn, reaches opposition June […]