An artistic depiction of the Leonid meteor storm seen over North America on the night of November 12-13, 1833, Edmund Weiss
Tue, 05 May 2015
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The Moon in conjunction with Venus and Jupiter, with the Very Large Telescope in the foreground. Image © Y. Beletsky, ESO, 2009.

Conjunction between the Moon and Saturn
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Tue, 05 May 2015 at 12:26 EDT
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Mercury at greatest elongation east
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Thu, 07 May 2015 at 01:26 EDT
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Moon at Last Quarter
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Mon, 11 May 2015 at 06:37 EDT
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M5 is well placed
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Mon, 11 May 2015
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© Andy Roberts 1997. Pictured comet is C/1995 O1 Hale-Bopp.

C/2015 G2 (MASTER) reaches its brightest
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Wed, 13 May 2015
8 days away

The Moon in conjunction with Venus and Jupiter, with the Very Large Telescope in the foreground. Image © Y. Beletsky, ESO, 2009.

Conjunction between the Moon and Uranus
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Fri, 15 May 2015 at 08:03 EDT
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57 days ago

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85 days ago

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116 days ago

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December Naked Astronomy podcast released
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147 days ago

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November Naked Astronomy podcast released
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014
173 days ago

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