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When you head outdoors tonight, take Sky & Telescope's podcast with you for a guided tour to the night sky. Learn what constellations are visible, find out where and when you'll see the planets, and catch each month's celestial highlights, from meteor showers to eclipses.
  1. If you loved seeing August's solar eclipse and are eager to see another one, don't miss this live webinar on upcoming total and annular solar eclipses.

    The post S&T Webinar: When’s the Next Solar Eclipse? appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  2. Researchers have found that a football-shaped, ultra-hot gas giant that’s being devoured by its host star is also one of the least reflective exoplanets ever found.

    The post Puffed-Up Hot Jupiter Is Surprisingly Dark appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  3. Astronomers have detected more extremely energetic cosmic particles coming from one side of the sky than the other.

    The post Some Cosmic Rays Come from Outside the Galaxy appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  4. NASA's ambitious OSIRIS-REX asteroid sample return mission swings by Earth this Friday for a gravity assist en route to asteroid 101955 Bennu.

    The post OSIRIS-REX to Fly by Earth on Friday appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  5. Astronomers have found what could be the closest known pair of supermassive black holes detected via direct imaging, orbiting each other only a light-year apart.

    The post Supermassive Black Holes Discovered in Close Tango appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  6. The exoplanet-hunting Kepler satellite has long monitored thousands of stars, but the brightest ones have largely remained out of its reach — until now.

    The post Kepler Discovers Pulsations in the Pleiades appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  7. Researchers have found strong evidence of titanium oxide in the atmosphere of a hot giant planet, adding new insights to the complex motions of these planets’ extreme atmospheres.

    The post An Atmosphere of Heavy Metals appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  8. A new analysis maps out water across the lunar surface, revealing how its abundance changes with latitude.

    The post New Map of Water in Moon Dust appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  9. After 13 years of orbiting the Saturn system, and 4.9 billion miles logged, the Cassini mission has ended, vaporized on re-entry into the ringed planet.

    The post Cassini Is Gone: Its Legacy and the Future appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  10. The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of the 9th annual Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest.

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