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 August 21, 2006. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

Another Chance To Use The Moon To Find The Largest Planet And A Super Large Star

Moon and Jupiter about an hour after sunset on August 28. Two days later the moon will be near Antares. View as seen from mid northern latitudes.