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

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NASA Whats Up for December

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 212 Light: First Giant Planet around White Dwarf Found

Posted on: 4 Dec 2019, 1:00 pm


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 125 Light: Hubble Studies High-Energy Gamma Ray Burst

Posted on: 20 Nov 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.

FaviconNew Mexico Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut Aboard Space Station 6 Dec 2019, 12:28 pm

Students from New Mexico will have an opportunity next week to talk with a NASA astronaut currently living and working aboard the International Space Station.

FaviconNASA Highlights Solar Mission, Jupiter Cyclone at AGU Meeting 5 Dec 2019, 2:43 pm

NASA researchers will present new findings on a wide range of Earth and space science topics at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), Dec. 9-13 in San Francisco.

NASA Image Of The Day

NASA Image of the Day

The latest NASA "Image of the Day" image.

FaviconHubble Spots Galaxy’s Dramatic Details 6 Dec 2019, 7:13 am

Some of the most dramatic events in the universe occur when certain stars die — and explode catastrophically in the process. When these star deaths, or supernovae, occur, their brightness can rival the light of a whole galaxy. The galaxy NGC 5468, shown in this Hubble image, has hosted a number of these supernovae the past 20 years.

FaviconLuca Parmitano Works to Upgrade a Cosmic Particle Detector 5 Dec 2019, 9:35 am

European Space Agency astronaut and current International Space Station Commander Luca Parmitano and ​crewmate Andrew Morgan (out of frame) performed the third spacewalk to repair the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer.

APOD for Today


Astronomy Picture of the Day

FaviconGeminid Meteors over Chile 

Are meteors streaming out from a point in the sky? Are meteors streaming out from a point in the sky?

FaviconLines of Time 

In time stars trace lines through the night sky In time stars trace lines through the night sky

Astronomy News News Feed

Favicon SpaceX to Launch Critical Crew Dragon In-Flight Abort Test No Earlier Than Jan. 4

The private spaceflight company SpaceX will launch a critical launch escape system test for its Crew Dragon spaceship to no earlier than Jan. 4, NASA announced Friday (Dec. 6).

Favicon On This Day in Space! Dec. 7, 1972: NASA Launches Apollo 17, Last Crewed Moon Mission of 20th Century

On Dec. 7, 1972, NASA launched the last crew to land on the moon with the Apollo 17 mission. See how it happened in our On This Day in Space video series!

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

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