December 2023: What Planet is Next to the Moon?
What is that bright dot shining near the Moon tonight? Find out about stars and planets that can be seen next to our natural satellite this month!
How to See Starlink Satellite Train 2023
Learn how to see Starlink satellites in the sky from your location and get info on the upcoming Starlink launches.
Analemma Explained: How To Make It Easily
The analemma secret revealed! Photographers spend months making these pictures, you can do it in less than a minute.
The Geminid Meteor Shower 2023: Where & When to See
Don't miss one of the year's final major meteor showers — the Geminids! Discover the meteor shower’s peak time and observing tips.
Facts About Venus: Explore the Earth's Sister Planet
Why is Venus so hot and bright? When is the best time to observe it? Read this article to get answers to these and many other questions about this planet.
Calendar of Astronomical Events in December 2023
Learn when and where to look in the sky so you don't miss a single stargazing event in December 2023.
Meteor Showers in December 2023: When to See Shooting Stars Tonight
A number of meteor showers will reach their peak in December 2023. We provide their peak dates, the Moon’s phase, and observation forecast.
Top 10 Deep-Sky Objects of December 2023
Discover the Andromeda Galaxy, Orion Nebula, Double Cluster in Perseus, and other bright deep-sky objects you can see in December.
The Beehive Cluster (Messier 44): 1000 Stars in Cancer’s Heart
The Beehive Cluster is one of the appealing deep-sky objects for both amateur and professional astronomers. You can find it in the sky, too! Discover when and where to see the cluster and what makes it special.
The Pleiades: One of the Best Naked-Eye Deep-Sky Objects
How many stars can be observed in the Pleiades star cluster? 💫 Most stargazers only see six – learn how to spot more!
Jupiter Facts: The Biggest Planet in the Solar System
The bright Jupiter is known for its many moons, unstable surface, and mysterious Great Red Spot. Is there something else? Find out!
Will an Asteroid Hit Earth in 2023?
Is it likely for an asteroid to hit Earth anytime soon? In this article, we’ll answer the most burning questions about potentially hazardous asteroids.
Planetary Opposition 2023: Jupiter, Uranus, and Other Planets At Their Brightest
The best time to view most planets is at the astronomical opposition. Find out what it means and when to see the upcoming oppositions.
Facts About Mercury: All You Need to Know
Explore the closest planet to the Sun! Find out how long a day on Mercury is and how many moons the planet has. Also, keep up with the upcoming Mercury events!
Celebrating 25 Years of the Zarya ISS Module: The Dawn of International Space Cooperation
Marking 25 years since the launch of Zarya, the first module of the International Space Station. No boring numbers on this great day – just a brief explanation of why Zarya is dope. 🔥
What Is Saturn: Planet Boasting Rings, Moons, and More
How many rings does Saturn have? Where is Saturn tonight in the sky? Find answers to these and other most common questions about Saturn in our article.
The Beaver Moon 2023: When to See the November Full Moon 2023?
The Beaver Moon will rise in the sky soon – learn when to see it and why it received such a peculiar name.
Mars: Facts About the Red Planet
Why is Mars red? What’s the gravity on Mars? Read this article to get answers to these and many other questions and learn more about the Red Planet.
When Is the Next Comet: Comets 2023-2034 Schedule
Learn about the brightest comets observable from the Earth in 2023. Some of them might become visible through binoculars or even with the naked eye!
Circumpolar Constellations: Visible All The Year Round
Discover the magic of the circumpolar constellations, from ancient myths to modern-day stargazing.