Starry Hill News

The 2015 Dance of Venus and Mars (2/23/15)

In 2015 Venus and Mars will be swiftly and gracefully 'dancing' across our sky. Of all the planets, these two often put on the most interesting show from Earth. Click to learn why and what their motions will look like for 2015.

Winter is a Great Time for Stargazing (2/17/15)

Precious few are the clear nights in the Pacific Northwest in Winter. When they do happen stargazers all around the Northwest know that they can be fantastic -- last night was no exception. We took this cool picture and others.

Comet Lovejoy is Out and Moving Fast! (1/14/15)

The first comet of the year, Lovejoy, is now high in the sky above Starry Hill and our homes. We imaged it last night and found it to be a challenging target but, by the end, we got good results!

2015 Is Going to be a Great Year for Stargazing! (1/3/15)

Comet Lovejoy, two Total Lunar Eclipses, the Perseids at their best as well as a trip to Pluto are part of the 2015 line-up and so much more. 2015 is going to be a great year for stargazing!

NEW FULLDOME SHOW: Back To the Moon for Good (10/22/14)

In case you haven't heard, there is a race going on to get back to the moon. Teams from all over the world are now competing to be the first to land a spacecraft on the Moon before the end of 2015.