July 30th, 2014
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Mike Murray

“Gateway to the Stars” May 4 – Saturn at its Best!

Saturn, one of the most majestic planets of our solar system, is at its closest to Earth this month.

Carl Malaret

Astronomy Day 2013

It’s that time of year again! Professional and amateur astronomers from across the nation will gather to celebrate Astronomy Day on Saturday, April 20, 2013.

Duke Johnson

In Search of Northern Lights – Two Nights To Go

As I write this, it’s been 50 to 60 degrees F for about a week and I must say that’s nice!

Mike Murray

“Ten Years of Space Exploration” Sat April 6

In place of my usual “Gateway to the Stars” show, this Saturday will feature a special presentation to help celebrate the Clark Planetarium’s 10th anniversary.

Robert Bigelow

Found: An Ancient Habitable Environment on Mars

From previous Mars missions, we’ve learned that Martian rocks and soil contain minerals that form in liquid water.

Duke Johnson

In Search of the Northern Lights – The Comet

As is the key to many things in Yellowknife, flexibility is key. We began Tuesday evening by trying to capture the comet just to the left of the moon.

Duke Johnson

In Search of Northern Lights – The Team

The team met at Yellowknife airport. 

Duke Johnson

In Search of Northern Lights – The First Night

The first night on the heels of my travel was tiring but exhilarating (and did I mention, cold?). After the initial burst of aurora, the cloud deck assured me of some sleep as there was nothing else to do.

Duke Johnson

In Search of Northern Lights – The Arrival

The journey begins in search of Northern Lights…3-3, 2013.