Starry Night This Week

Each week most PBS stations air "Jack Horkheimer: Star Gazer", the world's first and only weekly TV series on naked-eye astronomy. The Starry Night images on this page illustrate the show for the week of Monday July 11, 2005. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

The Moon Hides A Giant Star And Venus Visits A Blue Star

The moon passes Antares during the evening of July 17 as seen from mid-northern latitudes.