All Aboard the Star Train!

Guest: Mark Bassett Executive Director of the Nevada Northern Railway Museum & Operator of the Nevada Star Train Download a high quality pdf of this article here “Especially out west, every town has mountains. Every town has a fishing lake. Every town has bike paths… but Ely is very fortunate in that we have dark…

The Importance of Cultural Astronomy

Guest: Kate Magargal Postdoctoral Research Associate in the University of Utah Anthropology Department Download a high quality pdf of this article here Cultural astronomy, through the exploration of archaeology and traditional knowledge, offers an avenue for exploring the broad scope of ideas, discoveries, and inspirations the night has informed over the course of human history…

The Great Basin Observatory

Aviva O’Neil, Great Basin National Park Foundation Executive Assistant & Great Basin Observatory Reach for the Stars Coordinator Download a high quality pdf of this article here “We have six organizations differing in size, location, and mission, but working together, united by a commitment to teach, learn, and discover. We cherish our shared privilege to…

The 88 Constellations & Their Brightest Stars

Mitchell Barrick & The Sleepopolis Team Download a high quality pdf of this article here The Sleepopolis team created a beautiful graphic which depicts 88 International Astronomy Union recognized constellations, what they represent, where and when you can see them, and identifies each constellation’s brightest star. Click here to see the project Ancient Interpretations of…