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A grouping of celestial objects and Venus at its brightest

July 5 CHCH-TV Sunday evening astronomy news. July 5 grouping of Jupiter, Saturn and Moon. July 10 Venus at its brightest in the morning sky.

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Summer Solstice 2020

Mario Carr talks about the summer solstice and what causes it in this one minute segment with weather man Steve Ruddick on CHCH-TV news in Hamilton, Ontario Canada. Continue reading

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Getting Orion’s belt

If Orion took off his belt, would his pants fall down? Nobody, really knows because he’s been too busy putting on a show as a major winter time constellation for thousands of years. If you go outside on a clear … Continue reading

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TV astronomer Jack Horkheimer dies

On August 20, long-time Star Gazer host Jack Horkheimer died.  Jack was born in 1938, and started his weekly astronomy video Star Hustler in 1976.  He was probably responsible for influencing generations of space enthusiasts including myself. He had a signature raspy voice which drew your attention, … Continue reading

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