Everyone loves shooting stars. Get ready for the best display in years.read more
Welcome to "This Week's Amazing Sky," the Almanac's blog on stargazing and astronomy. Wondering which bright objects you're seeing in the night sky? Want to learn about a breathtaking sight coming up? Bob Berman, longtime and famous astronomer for The Old Farmer's Almanac, will help bring alive the wonders of our universe. From the beautiful stars and planets to magical auroras and eclipses, we'll cover everything under the Sun (and Moon)!
July 28, 2015
July 22, 2015
You look up to enjoy a starry summer sky but instead see a flash. For most of us, this is thunderstorm season. You finish dinner at a restaurant and it's suddenly pouring. You gaze at your car parked not so far away. Should you walk or run?read more