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ASNH Events (stargazing, meetings, public events) for November

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NASA Whats Up for November

NASACast: What's Up? Video Podcasts

What's Up? -- A monthly video that gives tips for where you can find the moon, planets and stars in the night sky. Also includes amateur astronomy news and updates on NASA missions.

FaviconWhat's Up - November 2019

Posted on: 1 Nov 2019, 6:49 pm

What's Up for November?

ESO European Southern Observatory ESOcast

ESOcast SD

ESOcast is a video podcast series dedicated to bringing you the latest news and research from ESO, the European Southern Observatory. Here we explore the Universe's ultimate frontier.

FaviconESOcast 211 Light: ESO Telescope Reveals What Could be the Smallest Dwarf Planet in the Solar System

Posted on: 28 Oct 2019, 12:00 pm

Astronomers using the SPHERE instrument on ESO's Very Large Telescope have revealed that the asteroid Hygiea could be a dwarf planet. Find out more about this fascinating object in the new ESOcast Light.


Hubblecast HD

The latest news about astronomy, space and the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope presented in High Definition is only for devices that play High Definition video (not iPhone or iPod). To watch the Hubblecast on your iPod and/or iPhone, please download the Standard Definition version also available on iTunes.

FaviconHubblecast 124 Light: Exoplanet K2-18b

Posted on: 11 Sep 2019, 1:00 pm

CBS New Sunday Morning article Preserving the starry starry night


NASA Breaking News

A RSS news feed containing the latest NASA news articles and press releases.

FaviconVice President Pence to Visit NASA’s Ames Research Center, Discuss Lunar Exploration 12 Nov 2019, 5:11 pm

Vice President Mike Pence, along with NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, will visit NASA's Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley Thursday, Nov. 14, to discuss the role the center will play in the agency’s plans to return astronauts to the Moon.

FaviconMedia Invited to Artemis Day, Unveiling of Moon Mission Rocket Stage 12 Nov 2019, 1:11 pm

Media and social media influencers are invited to NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans Monday, Dec. 9, for Artemis Day: Michoud/Stennis.

NASA Image Of The Day

NASA Image of the Day

The latest NASA "Image of the Day" image.

FaviconPowtawche Valerino: Supporting NASA’s Space Launch System Program 13 Nov 2019, 1:58 am

Powtawche Valerino is a guidance engineer who works for Aerodyne Industries at the NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, supporting the agency’s Space Launch System program.

FaviconMercury's Solar Transit 12 Nov 2019, 10:37 am

The planet Mercury is seen in silhouette, low center, as it transits across the face of the Sun, Monday, Nov. 11, 2019.

APOD for Today


Astronomy Picture of the Day

FaviconMercury and the Quiet Sun 

Mercury and the Quiet Sun Mercury and the Quiet Sun

FaviconMercury in Silhouette 

Mercury in Silhouette Mercury in Silhouette

Astronomy News News Feed

Favicon New Yorkers Celebrate Rare Mercury Transit by Staring at the Sun (Safely) with Wonder

Near the edge of Jamaica Bay in New York City, about a dozen people gathered to watch Mercury travel across the sun.

Favicon Apollo 12: How a Passionate Scientist's Keen Eye Led to the First Pinpoint Moon Landing 50 Years Ago

When Apollo 11 landed on the Moon, it was a giant leap for mankind and a huge success for American engineering, but there was one aspect of the mission that hadn’t really gone as planned.

Faces of the Moon A new book by ASNH member Bob Crelin Click the book below for information on the book

There Once Was A Sky Full Of Stars A new book by ASNH member Bob Crelin Click the book below for information on the book

The 100 Best Targets for Astrophotography A new book by ASNH member Ruben Kier Click the book below for a review from

Cosmic Perspective Radio Shows

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