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What's Up for December
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.
What's Up for November
1 November 2014
What's Up for November? Comets and meteor showers!
What's Up - October 2014
What's up for October. A total lunar eclipse. A partial solar eclipse. And Mars meets a comet.
What's Up for September
Red star (Antares) meets Red Planet (Mars) and view the zodiacal light that points towards Jupiter.
What's Up for August
Planets pair up at dawn and dusk. The Perseid meteor shower peaks Aug 12/13 and is visible almost all month.
What's Up for July
Spot Pluto and see the Milky Way and planets all month long.
What's up for June
What's Up for June. Moon and planet pairings at dawn and dusk. Spot elusive Mercury. Some comets. And more.
What's Up for May
What's up for May. Great views of Saturn and Mars all night long. And a possible new meteor shower.
What's Up for April
See Mars at opposition, a lunar eclipse and April's Lyrid meteor shower.
What's Up for March
Watch starlight get blocked by a passing asteroid, planets march across the sky and a lunar eclipse preview.
What's Up for February
See all the planets, plus mission updates from comet and asteroid missions Dawn and Rosetta.
What's Up for January 2014
Jupiter at opposition. Venus at conjunction. A Juno mission update. And the Quadrantid meteor shower.
About: Jane Houston Jones
Jane is an astronomer, NASA science podcast developer, writer, educational and outreach artisan and social media enthusiast. She and her husband have an asteroid (
) named after them.
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