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Astronomical Events 1# Quarter 2017

A South African astronomy guide for the first quarter of 2017! Here is a quick summary of the events visible with the naked eye. Be on the lookout for the Annular Solar Eclipse in February as well as the Lyrids Meteor Shower in April! 290 more words

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January Meteor Shower: The Quadrantids

Introducing my first (of many to come) astronomy post, featuring the happening right now Quadrantid Meteor Shower! Let’s jump right in so you can get out there to spot these amazing ‘shooting stars,’ here are the highlights you need to know: 341 more words


Of The Day - Rain

Winter solstice, meteor shower and November Rain. One of them is a song, and the other two are the amazing links of the day.

Song: … 15 more words

Of The Day

Geminid over Souris

Did you look up last night? I saw half a dozen Geminid fireballs from our backyard, not bad considering the full moon was bright enough to drown out about 90% of this year’s Geminid meteors. 16 more words

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Let's go searching for Geminids!

Tonight, December 13, we are in for a special treat from one of the best meteor showers throughout the year: the Geminids!

Well, sort of. 314 more words