The public lands surrounding Moab have some of the darkest skies remaining in the contiguous 48 United States. As few as one in ten Americans lives in an area where they can see the estimated 2,500 stars that should be visible under normal conditions.
A guide to Greenville’s night sky
Here's the full rundown of all things astronomy to mark on your calendar this year, and what major things you won’t want to miss in 2020. 🔭
Why is the night sky dark?
If the universe is full of stars, why don't they light up the night sky?
Night Sky Guide & Gear
How To Photograph The Night Sky
It was once a genre that seemed open to only a few with specialized equipment and skill, but digital photography has made it possible for just about everyone to capture the heavens for themselves. Tools of the Trade: To get started, all you need is a camera that can be adjusted manually (all-auto cameras do …
What is the Night Sky Network?
Introduction to the NASA Night Sky Network. For more, see How to get your Club and Events on the Night Sky Network: www.youtube.com/watch?v=qw5CyNEYHks
Why Is the Night Sky Turning Red?
Amy Shira Teitel is a freelance space writer whose work appears regularly on Discovery News Space and Motherboard among many others. She blogs, mainly about the history of spaceflight, at Vintage Space, and tweets at @astVintageSpace. The idea of a red sky at night used to invoke beautiful images of vibrant sunsets, the product of warm …
What to see in the night sky in October
From two meteor showers to a celebration of the moon, here's what to spy in the heavens above this month.
What to see in the night sky in March
Get ready to spring forward, get up early and catch some beautiful sights like the Crow Moon, the occultation and vernal equinox.
Guide to the Night Sky and Basic Astronomy
Astronomy and stargazing articles, videos, maps, and resources to help you learn the night sky and select binoculars and telescopes for astronomy.
Tips for Observing the Night Sky for Kids
Great tip for observing the night sky for kids. Plus, you can write down your observations in this free printable night sky journal.
11 tips for photographing night skies
As rampant light pollution becomes more commonplace, many seek the beauty and joys of dark skies. Protected wild lands are the perfect places to revel in the timeless pleasure of starry skies Some attempt to capture that exquisite experience of awe - when you realize you are staring into the vastness of both space and time. Here are some tips for those curious about photographing the glamorous heavens. 1. Locate dark skies. This is the single most important element to astrophotography, but it…
How to photograph the night sky on a phone
What to see in the night sky in April
From an April Fools' comet (41P) to the Lyrid meteor shower, the month ahead will not disappoint.
Night Sky Guide on the App Store
Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Star Walk HD - Night Sky Guide. Download Star Walk HD - Night Sky Guide and enjoy it on your Apple TV.
What to see in the night sky in August
While the total solar eclipse is the highlight, there are other celestial fireworks to look forward to this month.
How to Photograph Stars & Night Skies
You’ve found the ideal starry sky. Now, shoot the sparkling display—without investing in a new camera.
How to photograph the night sky (stars & moon)
There's a lot less daylight during the winter months, so there's plenty of time to shoot at night. We'll give you a few pointers on shooting the stars and th...
What is this mysterious light seen in the night sky?
The director of the Griffith Observatory in Southern California confirmed to our sister station KABC that the mysterious light seen in the night sky was a bolide meteor.
Nine Tips to Enjoy the Night Sky on National Forests
Recreation September 21, 2016 Facebook Twitter Pintrest Email Our National forests and Grasslands provide 193 million acres of prime stargazing. On your next nighttime visit, keep these tips in mind to maximize your view of the stars Look beyond campgrounds While the National Forest System offers thousands of developed campgrounds to call home for a few nights, a better way to experience the night sky is…