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 May 15, 2006. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

The Moon Pays A Visit To The Brightest And Dimmest Of The Naked Eye Planets!

Venus, Uranus and the Moon about an hour before sunrise on May 23, as seen from mid northern latitudes.