Cold as ice

I guess it is fitting that for the last local possibility of seeing Comet ISON before perihelion it will be, well, darn cold.  Should it be clear at sunrise, I’ll be walking over ice on the grass to look at … Continue reading

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Wheel in the Sky

After getting clouded out, a few more nights pass until *finally* a clear night.  In fact, I had a run of nights….Thursday night out in the yard, Friday and Saturday night star parties, and then Sunday.  Thursday night I almost … Continue reading

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Solitary woman

To indulge in the art of astrophotography, I have to create time….the normal tasks that want doing fill up the day, and in any case to look at the stars one is out…at night.  All I need to figure out … Continue reading

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