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What's Up - March 2015
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March 2015
A total solar eclipse in the North Atlantic and tips to prepare for the next U.S. eclipse.
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Moon, Mars and Venus
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19 February 2015
Step outside an hour or so after sunset the next few nights, look above the western horizon and catch Mars and Venus at their closest since 2008.
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What's Up - February 2015
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February 2015
What's Up for February? Planetary pairs, just in time for Valentine's Day.
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Update: Comet Lovejoy Expected to Remain Bright Through Mid-January
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7 January 2015
Comet C/2014 Q2 Lovejoy came closest to Earth on January 7 ,2015 and easily visible with binoculars around the world shining at magnitude 4 this month.
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What's Up for January
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1 January 2015
Jupiter's moons are putting on an amazing show this month. The orbital path of the moons is tilting edge-ion to the Earth and the sun. This lineup makes it possible to watch the moons pass in front of each other.
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What's Up for December
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December 2014
If the weather marred your meteor watching in November, don't worry. The December Geminids and Ursids offer up two more chances to see meteor showers this year.
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About: Jane Houston Jones
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Jane is an astronomer, NASA science podcast developer, writer, educational and outreach artisan and social media enthusiast. She and her husband have an asteroid (22338 Janemojo) named after them.
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