Wednesday, May 29, 2024

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Raymour & Flanigan set to open in former Pittsfield Bed Bath & Beyond storefront

The furniture company has also purchased the entire shopping center, The Shops at Unkamet Brook.

EYES TO THE SKY: The Eagle has landed

He had unveiled a plaque affixed to the Eagle that bore the inscription, “Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon, July 1969 A.D. We came in peace for all mankind.”

EYES TO THE SKY: Spring astronomy, skygazing wonders, Dark Sky Week begins

Stargazing brings enchantment and grounding to people of all ages around the world. The darker the sky, the deeper the experience.

EYES TO THE SKY: Night sky delights: Saturn to join Venus, Jupiter. Full Corn / Flower Moon tomorrow

Most of us are never prompted to think about the dynamic nature of the world, a world in which the planets move in their orbits in space at varying speeds and that the relationship between the planets changes.

EYES TO THE SKY: Allure of winter stars, Perigean Full Moon

The largest full moon of 2017, a Perigean Full Moon, popularly known as a supermoon, occurs on Sunday the 3rd of December.

EYES TO THE SKY: Full Green Corn Moon tonight, planet Venus mornings, Perseids

We Earthlings can experience being aligned with the motions of the sun on one side of our bodies and the moon on the other.

EYES TO THE SKY: Imbibe the summer Sun, the sunrise moon

At month’s end, 44 minutes will have been added to nighttime. Experience the difference as darkness falls earlier each evening and lasts later into the morning.

EYES TO THE SKY: See Aldebaran disappear, Long Night Moon with meteors, solstice sun

Although moonlight will screen out a view of all but a fraction of the shooting stars in the Geminid meteor shower, “a patient observer may be able to spot 20 or so per hour, even from urban locations,” according to the United States Naval Observatory writer.

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