Monthly Archives: June 2011

Book Reviews: Solar System books for kids

I checked out a few books for my little astronomer the other day in an attempt to do some more reading with him rather than indulge his constant requests to watch the Moon episodes of The Universe. (He points to … Continue reading

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The Summer Triangle

The first day of summer is June 21, just about two weeks away. The Summer Triangle now appears in the east at dusk. Made of three bright stars from three different constellations, the Summer Triangle can be picked out when … Continue reading

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