The Astronomy Picture of the Day for May 30 shows the moon’s shadow during the annular solar eclipse earlier this month. Very cool! http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap120530.html
I’ve been away from the blog for a few months, and part of the reason was I went on a vacation to South America. Tonight, May 24, you can see the crescent moon just after sunset in the western sky. The moon lies very close to the two brightest stars of Gemini, the twins Castor… Read More The Moon Was Backwards!