Monthly Archives: February 2021


One week to capture 110 Messier Objects From March 10-16, 2021, astronomers and space-lovers worldwide are invited to participate in a record-setting world’s largest*Messier marathon:A race to observe all 110 Messier objects in one evening . For space-lovers who can’t … Continue reading

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NASA Night Sky Notes March 2021

NASA Night Sky Notes March 2021 This article is distributed by NASA Night Sky Network The Night Sky Network program supports astronomy clubs across the USA dedicated to astronomy outreach. Visit to find local clubs, events, and more! Taking … Continue reading

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What’s In the Sky This Month? February 2021

Information from High Point Scientific, their monthly newsletter that can be viewed or downloaded from their website ; High Point Scientific Monthly Newsletter

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NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Makes Landing on Feb. 18, 2021

“NASA’s Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission is just 22 days from landing on the surface of Mars. The spacecraft has about 25.6 million miles (41.2 million kilometers) remaining in its 292.5-million-mile (470.8-million-kilometer) journey and is currently closing that distance at … Continue reading

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