Astronomy Topics – Articles about Space
In this part of the site we will explore topics regarding the general science of space and astronomy. Contact us if you have any topics you would like us to add. Articles will be updated often. Thank you for visiting and we hope you enjoy!
A Total Eclipse of the Sun happens over several hours. Learn about this awe-inspiring event and its Five Stages from beginning to end.
In this article we explain what a Shooting star is and where they come from.
Find out what color the Moon REALLY is and why it can look different from night to night.
Discover why this lesser known phase called the Gibbous Moon is a great time to observe the lunar surface.
These charts can be used to assess resolution during visual observation.
Discussing the origins of the Cassini Crater. Crash or Splash?
Exploring four regions of the Moon’s lunar surface from Littrow to the Lake of Death
In this article we will explore the area surrounding the Moon crater Ptolemaeus.
We will take a look at the Imbrium crater Humboldt near the nascient evening terminator.
The Lunar Crater Pickering and Messier A have an interesting and uniquely interwoven history.
We discuss how far an observer can expect to be able to see through nominal seeing levels.
This article is divided into two parts, “Resolution Limits” and “Magnification Contrast and the Human Eye”.
This chart provides an outline for the equivalent chromatic aberration of achromatic refractors.