Best Days Articles

Every holiday season, planetariums present their “Star of Wonder” show, which offers astronomical... read more
Here are your pet profiles based on the zodiac signs! Capricorn December 22–January 19 Capricorn is... read more
Many readers ask us when Mercury is Retrograde. Here are the retrograde dates for 2016. There will... read more
Here’s a list of the best fishing days and times for 2016, when the Moon is between new and full (... read more
Setting chicken eggs by the Moon? Here are best days to set eggs for 2016.  According to tradition... read more
In every edition of The Old Farmer's Almanac is a short astrology section with the Secrets of the... read more
From the beginning, The Old Farmer's Almanac has been calculated on astronomy, not astrology. But... read more
Here some great nature links for everything outdoors, from fishing to camping to weather watching.... read more
Here are zodiac profiles for gardeners based on the signs. ARIES (March 21 to April 20) Aries... read more
The following are some historically notable wedding events, listed by month. January January 14,... read more
The days of the week were named by the Romans with the Latin words for the Sun, the Moon, and the... read more
The animal designations of the Chinese zodiac follow a 12-year cycle and are always used in the... read more
The age-old practice of performing farm chores by the Moon stems from the simple belief that the... read more
The Moon has a personal relationship with us all, and folklore has it that courting and birthing... read more
Can the Moon change your luck? According to Moon folklore, in many cases it brings good luck. But... read more