Planets and the Moon in September

We have four planets, Jupiter, Saturn, Mars, and Venus, at their near best in September! Jupiter is brilliant in the southern sky after sunset. Saturn is just to the left…

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Maria Mitchell: Comet Discoverer

Maria Mitchell was the third of 10 children born in Nantucket Massachusetts just 48 kms from Cape Cod on August 1, 1818. She was the daughter of a librarian and…

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