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Tue, 14 Feb 2017  

Mira the Wonder Star visible with the naked eye

Mon, 06 Feb 2017  

Lunar eclipse this Friday

Mon, 16 Jan 2017  

Vesta at its brightest

Tue, 10 Jan 2017  

Venus and Mars draw closer

Tue, 03 Jan 2017  

New Year Shooting Stars

Mon, 28 Nov 2016  

That bright star in the south-west

Tue, 22 Nov 2016  

Mars chases Earth

Wed, 09 Nov 2016  

How super is the supermoon?

Wed, 02 Nov 2016  

Mars chases Earth

Mon, 24 Oct 2016  

Eighth magnitude nova in Sagittarius

Fri, 21 Oct 2016  

Look for the Orionids

Sun, 18 Sep 2016  

Planets catch the eye

Thu, 15 Sep 2016  

Shine on, eclipsed Harvest Moon

Tue, 09 Aug 2016  

Good year for Perseid meteors

Mon, 25 Jul 2016  

Planets in the twilight

Sat, 11 Jun 2016  

New light pollution atlas

Sat, 04 Jun 2016  

Strange northern clouds

Mon, 23 May 2016  

Mars comes close

Thu, 28 Apr 2016  

Get ready for the Transit of Mercury!

Sat, 09 Apr 2016  

Comet 252P now visible from UK...