Month: February 2022

The Galactic Center in Radio from MeerKAT

What’s happening at the center of our galaxy? It’s hard to tell with optical telescopes since visible light is blocked by intervening interstellar dust. In other bands of light, though, such as radio, the galactic center can be imaged and shows itself to be quite an interesting and active place. The featured picture shows the…

Cloudy today!

With a high of 42F and a low of 34F. Currently, it’s 27F and Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 1 from the North Pollen: 0 Sunrise: February 2, 2022 at 06:58AM Sunset: February 2, 2022 at 05:01PM UV index: 0 Humidity: 84% via https://ift.tt/qiIOpnmrk February 2, 2022 at 12:14AM

Cloudy today!

With a high of 33F and a low of 26F. Currently, it’s 30F and Cloudy outside. Current wind speeds: 5 from the North Pollen: 0 Sunrise: February 1, 2022 at 06:59AM Sunset: February 1, 2022 at 05:00PM UV index: 1 Humidity: 61% via https://ift.tt/FNwHTgGZC February 1, 2022 at 02:19PM

Moon Phases 2022

What will the Moon phase be on your birthday this year? It is hard to predict because the Moon’s appearance changes nightly. As the Moon orbits the Earth, the half illuminated by the Sun first becomes increasingly visible, then decreasingly visible. The featured video animates images and altitude data taken by NASA’s Moon-orbiting Lunar Reconnaissance…