Here's your Cosmic Pursuits newsletter for October 2022!
1. Jupiter and Saturn continue their respective
apparitions, the Orionid meteors arrive in promising conditions, and Mercury makes a brief appearance in the pre-dawn sky. Here's what to see in the Night Sky This Month.
2. After two long years, I finally enjoyed two nights of perfect, dark sky. This is what I saw...
3. Bob King at Sky&Telescope explores the star Vega, the star at the center of everything.
4. Writer, philosopher, and physicist
Alan Lightman explains why we're all just an astonishing accident of space and time...
5. Saturn's rings, finally explained?
And finally, the astronomy quote of the month:
"Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground."
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Wishing you clear skies!