The Full Corn (Harvest) Moon of September

Welcome to the September article about the name behind the full moon! It is important to be aware that the Full Moon nearest the autumn equinox is named the Harvest Moon. During the month closes to the Harvest…


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Astronomy Events for August – 2017

A quick review of the astronomical events and historical events for the month.  These are just a few of the things we would like to highlight, and if there are things that should be added for…


The Full Sturgeon Moon of August

The month of August has many names of the Full Moon, all of which are related to food. August is the last month of summer and an important month for determining crop growth and catching game…


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Seeing the Best Moon Details

Have you ever taken a look at the moon through a telescope and seen the numerous craters on the surface?? If so, one might have noticed that the number of craters and their clarity varies…


Australia Astronomy in Sydney and Cairns

When I went to Australia, I had the opportunity and was fortunate enough to go to Cairns Night Sky Secrets The first experience stargazing in Australia was an opportunity stumbled upon at the right place,…


The Full Buck Moon Of July

Often the hottest month of the year, July is the middle of the summer season. Baseball is in full swing, kids are out of school and the dog days of summer are upon us. This time…


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Astronomy Events for July – 2017

A quick review of the astronomical events and historical events for the month of July.  These are just a few of the things we would like to highlight, and if there are things that should be…


The Strawberry Moon Of June

The full moon for June has a few different names, which include the Rose or Strawberry Moon. Regardless of the name, it is fascinating that both Strawberries and Roses are red. The reason that this could be…


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Astronomy Events for June – 2017

A quick review of the astronomical events and historical events for the month.  These are just a few of the things we would like to highlight, and if there are things that should be added for…