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Weekly Happenings - May 19th

Entry Date: May 20, 2018

Published Under: Scott MacNeill's Columns

Weekly Happenings is a weekly digest of current events and happenings in astronomy and science, either local or worldwide. This is the place to grab a quick astro-fix to settle your anxiety about space or perhaps to woo your friends with your astro-pro... more
Weekly Happenings - May 5th

Entry Date: May 5, 2018

Published Under: Scott MacNeill's Columns

Weekly Happenings is a weekly digest of current events and happenings in astronomy and science, either local or worldwide. This is the place to grab a quick astro-fix to settle your anxiety about space or perhaps to woo your friends with your astro-pro... more
Dressing for All-Night Winter Stargazing

Entry Date: Dec 29, 2017

Published Under: Scott MacNeill's Columns

With the heart of winter bearing down on New England in full attack mode, stargazing starts to sound a bit relentless and the idea becomes as remote as a sunny day at the beach. Though the cold temperatures and snowy landscape can be a cause for therma... more
You Don't Have Eclipse Glasses? Who Cares!

Entry Date: Aug 18, 2017

Published Under: Scott MacNeill's Columns

With the celestial event of the year only days away, the United States is in full out freak-out mode. A last minute cram to gear up for the day has commenced and makers of solar paper optics have propelled far into the black as excitement mounts for th... more