Northeastern Ontario Astronomy Guide to More Winter Sky Spectacles

Northeastern Ontario Astronomy Guide to More Winter Sky Spectacles

As mentioned in my last article, the winter sky is a collection of thirteen bright stars seen in one large area. Add to this, an array of visual, binocular and telescopic targets and you have a fulfilling night to look up and enjoy. Continuing our tour we come across...
Looking Up in Northeastern Ontario: Early Winter Skies

Looking Up in Northeastern Ontario: Early Winter Skies

The question of winter observing always comes up. The fear in people’s eyes when they hear many astronomers including myself, have been out as low as -25 degrees Celsius is priceless. Astronomy is not just a three season hobby! Yes, Canadian winters can be brutal at...