Monthly Archive for August, 2013

Looking at Sunspots, Comet ISON, and the Planets

sun-spotting

As I mentioned in my first blog post, this year we began Sun Spotting, a program of solar viewing at Johnson Observatory at the Creation Museum:

sun-spotting

The photograph shows a few of our guests participating in one of …

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The Perseids—Best Meteor Shower of the Year!

One of the great things about August is that it marks the annual return of the Perseid meteor shower. Many people find this the most enjoyable meteor shower of the year. One reason is that it is convenient to spend

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