Winter Sky (Astronomy: Week of 12/24/17)

Last year this time, I was sitting on my in-laws' couch trying to figure out how I was going to bring Flying Squirrel Outdoors to life.  Though I officially didn't kick it off til Jan 1, it's hard not to think about where I've been this past year, ups and downs...  And interestingly enough, part…Read more Winter Sky (Astronomy: Week of 12/24/17)

Beyond the Equinox, Beyond the Sea (Astronomy: Week of 9/24/17)

Well, we did it.  We successfully had another Autumnal Equinox, changed seasons and entered fall.  And at least as of sunset on the 23rd, the world hasn't ended, despite predictions to the contrary!  It's still above 80 deg-F outside, and I'm still mowing my lawn - but astronomically, the nights are now longer than the…Read more Beyond the Equinox, Beyond the Sea (Astronomy: Week of 9/24/17)