#24H – Astronomical Poetry for Littles – Planetary Gastronomy – Eta Aquarids – Sky Calendar and Events

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Mary Had a Curious Mind
  • Welcome to Issue 24H!
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Morning Moons Are The Best, Joining Planets
    * Observing—Plan-et
     –  Use the Moon for Mercury
    * Border Crossings – A Couple Days to Be Bullish
  • Towards Cosmic Awareness – Re-imagining Nursery Rhymes
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – Planetary Gastronomy

#24G – The Eclipse from North and South – Dawn is Where the Worlds Are & 2 More Stories

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — The Great American Eclipse
  • Welcome to Issue 24G!
  • A 2 PM Twilight – Early Reporting on the Eclipse Outside and Inside the Shadow
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Waxing and Waning Gibbous Sites
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Mars points to Saturn, Mercury and Neptune; Evening Sky Gain’s One Planet, Loses One Planet.
    * Border Crossings – Close but No (Crescent) Cigar
  • Towards Cosmic Awareness – T Coronae Borealis

#24F – Educational Eclipsing and Livestreams – Earth and Corona Forecasts – Can You Tell Mars From Saturn? – & 2 More Stories

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — An Advance Peak at the Sun’s Corona
  • Welcome to Issue 24F!
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Perigee gives us more phases, and a long totality if you are lucky…
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Planets are all sinking into twilight, but Mars and Saturn—close in brightness and separation; Solar Corona Prediction (Cover Story)
    * Border Crossings – None. Zip. Nada. And we disagree….Comet Pons-Brooks – Two evening (and one eclipse) chances to find it.
  • Towards Cosmic Awareness (our new public astronomy education column) – Four educational projects you can do with an eclipse; Eclipse Live Stream links.
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – How Southerners Deal With Solar Eclipses….

#24E – Mars Influences the Earth (Not Astrologically!) [A TGT InDepth Story] – A Night for Seeing a Comet – & 4 More Stories

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Three Objects That Affect Earth—Moon, Mars, Venus
  • Welcome to Issue 24E!
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    A Penumbral Eclipse
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Mercury has its Moment; Comet in the Evening Twilight
    * Border Crossings – Five Days of Fishiness
    For the Future – Solar Eclipse Information, TCA and AAS
  • Deeper Looks
    – 
    Mars Affects Earth’s Weather and Oceans…and That’s Not News (Cover Story)
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – In honor of the Lunar Eclipse this month….

#24D – Sun Watching After April 8th – ‘Earthly Objects’ in the Night Sky – & 10 More Stories [w/Paid]

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Using Eclipse Viewers Outside of Eclipses
  • Welcome to Issue 24D!
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Morning and evening Crescents pass planets
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Mercury emerges into a great evening apparition
    * Border Crossings – The (Nine Days) Age of Aquarius
  • For the Future –
    – Planetary occultations
    – Comet Pons-Brooke
    – March 25th Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
    – Information on the Total Solar Eclipse April 8th
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – What If We Use Earthly Objects for the Night Sky?
  • Deeper Looks
    – What Can You Do With Solar Viewers After April 8th?
    The items below are available only to Paid Subscribers:
    – Eye Spy on the Sun – An experiment on naked-eyesunspot watching (Cover Story)
    – Solar Disk-o 
    – Watching the Sun’s surface or Eclipses without a viewer or telescope
    – Shadow Travels
     – Where will the next solar eclipses be viewed before 2045?

#24C – Moon Music – Craters in the Moon’s Shadow – & 5 More Stories [Paid]

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Super and Mini-Full Moons
  • Welcome to Issue 24C!
    Links to Solar Eclipse Articles in The Classroom Astronomer
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Mini-Full Moon (Cover Story)
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – A Great Conjunction to See, but Planets Disappearing
    * Border Crossings – Three Aquarian Days of Equality
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – Winter Stars on Earth
    The items below are available only to Paid Subscribers

    – Moon Music
  • Astronomical Travel – Star Wounds Along the Moon’s Shadow Path

#24B – Drinking in the Moon – Mars Rivers – Lots of Solar Eclipse Articles – & 5 More Stories

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Blinking the Moon
  • Welcome to Issue 24B!
    Links to Solar Eclipse Articles in The Classroom Astronomer
    Our First Paid Subscriber-Only Issue Coming
  • This Just In —
    * Never Too Old to Smoke
    * The Rivers of Mars Ran dry—When?
    * Filtering M-dwarf Stars for Habitable Exoplanets
    * Citizen Scientist Solar System Discoveries
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Eight Days of Passing Planets
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Three Planets About to Wave Farewell
    * Border Crossings – (Goat)-Fish Out of Water
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – Drinking In the Moon

#24A – Largest Rings in the Universe – Stars Making Fluorine and Magnetism – Nobody Out There? – & 3 More Stories

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Universe’s Largest Rings
  • Welcome to Issue 24A!
    * To Those Who Are Joining the 
    TGT Community
    * To Those Who Were Here Before
  • This Just In —
    * Largest Rings You can’t Have or See (Cover Story)
    * G and K Stars With Magnetism Have Interesting Personalities
    * We Aren’t There Yet; Neither May Be Anybody Else
    Help for Your Cavities from the Stars
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Luna Glides Past Some Giants
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Giants In the Evening Skies, Terrestrial Planets Rule the Mornings
    * For the Future—March’s Penumbral Appetizer; A Possible Naked Eye Comet
    * Border Crossings – A One-Day Overlap
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – The Highs and Lows of Astronomy

#44 -Terrestrial Planets Rule the Evening – Lunar Water Beads – & 7 More Stories

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NOTE: With this issue, TGT has gone on a hiatus for at least two months while Dr. K. is on medical leave.

In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Jovian Storms
  • Welcome to Issue 44!
  • Personal Note and TGT Going on Hold
  • This Just In —
    * The Red Trojans of Neptune
    * Jupiter’s Crazy Clouds, and JUICE (Cover Story)
    * Thirsty? Have a Glass of Sea of Tranquility Glass Beads!
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Luna Glides Uncontested Through the Skies
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Mars Makes Like a Newt With Castor and Pollux; Venus Shines by the Pleiades; Mercury Glows in the Evening Dark
    * For the Future—April’s Hybrid Eclipse; April Lyrid Meteor Shower Details
    * Border Crossings – Cooking Fish, or Ram?
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – Astronomy is a Sweet Science

#43: – Whale of a Border Crossing – Ice on Mars’ Equator – & 4 More Stories

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In This Issue: 

  • Cover Photo — Moon and Planets on March 22nd
  • Welcome to Issue 43!
  • This Just In —
    The Glaciers of Mars
    * Water in a Nebula
    * Don’t Make Telescopes Without Glasses
  • Sky Planning Calendar —
    * Moon-Gazing – 
    Two Photo Nights with the Moon, A Planet and Stars (Cover Story)
    * Observing—Plan-et
     – Planetary and Lunar Conjunctions
    * For the Future—April’s Hybrid Eclipse; April Meteors
    * Border Crossings – A Whale of a Crossing!
  • Astronomy in Everyday Life – Earthliness in Universe Life?