- Dec 11, 2018
- 3 min
Comet, Planets, and Eclipse in Winter Sky
Closing Out 2018 Comets are notoriously fickle, so predicting the brightness of an approaching celestial interloper can be a risky bet. ...
- Dec 3, 2015
- 2 min
Celestial Trifecta on Monday, Dec. 7
Monday, December 7, has three celestial highlights for observers in the South Bend, IN, region--a comet, an occultation, and satellite...
- Nov 26, 2015
- 2 min
Comet Catalina in Morning Sky
A new comet is emerging in the morning sky. Though it is faint, Comet Catalina (C/2013 US10) will pass near a few distinct celestial...
- Dec 5, 2013
- 6 min
Comet ISON Afterlife
Comet ISON Afterlife Posted by admin on December 4, 2013 Ever since icy Comet ISON emerged from the depths of the solar system, it has...
- Aug 11, 2013
- 5 min
Celebrating the Uncertainty of Science
Celebrating the Uncertainty of Science Posted by admin on August 11, 2013 As the curtain goes up on Comet ISON, I'm glad I live in a...
- Jan 29, 2013
- 8 min
Make a Comet
Make a Comet Posted by admin on January 28, 2013 New comets are approaching the sun in 2013, and astronomers are cautiously suggesting...