See the Moon and Jupiter, 10 fall cleanup tips, zoom into the Milky Way

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Daily Newsletter for Thursday, September 5, 2019

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Give me the splendid silent sun with all his beams full-dazzling, 
Give me juicy autumnal fruit ripe and red from the orchard, 
Give me a field where the unmowed grass grows, 
Give me an arbor, give me the trellised grap
e.

–Walt Whitman (1919–92)

 

Thursday, September 5, 2019
248th day of the year


Freddie Mercury (singer) was born on this day in 1946.
Leo Penn (director) died on this day in 1998.


 
The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Gardening Calendar
 
Moon and Jupiter Tonight

Night Sky for September 2019
Welcome to the Sky Watch for September 2019. Jupiter and Saturn can be found in the sky at nightfall and stay out until late night. Here are highlights of the night sky!
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Zoom Into the Milky Way

View the Milky Way Galaxy at Its Best
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10 Fall Cleanup Tips

10 Fall Cleanup Tips for a Better Spring Garden
When it comes to fall yard and garden cleanup, we have evolved our thinking. It’s not necessary to hack everything down, but that doesn’t mean do nothing. Let’s clean up our yards the right way.
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The 2020 Old Farmer's Almanac Moon Calendar

Loaded with dramtic images, lunar lore, and more! Makes a great stocking stuffer!
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Canned Tomato Sauce

Homemade Canned Tomato Sauce: Recipe and Canning Tips
Have you ever made homemade tomato sauce? It’s a great way to use up all those end-of-summer tomatoes! Here’s how to can your own sauce from scratch.
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Natural Remedies: Curing Bad Breath
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