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 October 30, 2006. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

Looking Back In Time 30, 40 and 2 1/2 Million Years Ago

JThe Andromeda galaxy, 2.5 million light years away, is seen high in the east during early evening in November. View as seen from mid northern latitudes.