Observed on September 12, 2011, approximately 8:30 pm CDT This is a continuation of Patio Stargazing. It has been very cloudy, cool, and rainy in Chicago over the last week. In other words, it’s been impossible to see the night sky. It feels like we skipped Early Fall and moved right into Late Fall. Nonetheless,… Read More Night Two (Pt. 2): More Summer Triangle
Observed on September 12, 2011, approximately 8:30 pm CDT This past Monday night (September 12) was beautiful in Chicago. Temperatures were warm but not humid, and the breeze was light. It had the feel of summer’s last hurrah. In other words, it was the perfect evening to dine outdoors, which is exactly what my husband… Read More Night Two (Pt. 1): Patio Stargazing
Courtesy of Wired.com and Wired Science, here are some beautiful astronomy photos. Super Space: Royal Observatory’s Astronomy Photo Winners | Wired Science | Wired.com.