Astronomy Articles

Planet Saturn is at its best this first week of June, 2016. as it comes closest to Earth. It’s easy to find,... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
When you think of the Northern Lights, you probably think of those “aurora-hunters” braving the... read more
Find your way around the night sky! Below is a free sky map for JULY 2015 as well as a printable... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
Find your way around the night sky! Below is a free sky map (star chart) as well as a printable... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
Find your way around the night sky! Below is a free sky map (star chart) as well as a printable... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astronomer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
Dreaming of a garden? Here is a chance to have totally unique flowers and plants. You can now buy... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
These free, printable Sky Maps (star charts) by astrononer Jeff DeTray will help find your way... read more
Welcome to this month's Sky Watch, courtesy of The Old Farmer's Almanac. We'll tell you the best... read more
Here are the monthly sky watch highlights. Each month, we share the wonders of the universe to... read more
Herbal salves (a term often used interchangeably with ointments, creams, balms, and unguents; I've... read more
The Whirlpool Galaxy, or M51, is a massive spiral type galaxy that is positioned beautifully face... read more
The space storms are coming! The space storms are coming! Call out Paul Revere! Hide the women and... read more
Here at The Old Farmer’s Almanac, we are excited to sponsor tours and travel to destinations that... read more
Here are the monthly sky watch highlights. Each month, we share the wonders of the universe to... read more
Here are the monthly sky watch highlights. Each month, we share the wonders of the universe to... read more
If you're one of the many who endured a tough winter this year, consider yourself lucky. In... read more
Our Moon glossary includes definitions of lunar terms that are commonly used on Almanac.com. You... read more
Here are the monthly sky watch highlights. Each month, we share the wonders of the universe to... read more
I've been cooped up inside looking out the window hoping for a clear night to setup my... read more
Everyone needs a hobby. On March 29, we saw the Sun’s newest hobby. It knit a “Magnetic Crochet”... read more
Most people noticed how hot July was back in 2012, but most people don’t realize how close we came... read more
Here are the monthly sky watch highlights. Each month, we share the wonders of the universe to... read more

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