We're in for a real treat over a number of months with Saturn, Jupiter and the Moon. These three celestial objects will group together once a month for the rest of the year. There will be some spectacular views and it will be wonderful to see them meeting regularly....
It's a double header feature this month! There are two full Moons popularly known as "Micromoons". So does that mean it's a Blue Micromoon? The Moon’s orbit around Earth is slightly oval shaped or elliptical. So, every month there’s a time when the Moon is at its...
Mars is at it's brilliant best this month because it will be close to Earth. Mars has a close approach to Earth every 26 months. This is because Earth goes around the Sun faster than Mars and it takes 26 months for us to catch up. This year, Mars has its closest...
Will you be trick and treating this Halloween? If you are, you're in for a treat of a cosmic kind! The full Moon rises just before 6:30pm. Make sure you're watching towards the east. As it gets darker and you gather more treats, you'll notice a bright red-coloured...