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 10, 2007. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

The Moon Visits an Exquisite Cosmic Trio This Weekend

The Moon approaches Leo and the planets an hour before sunrise on October 6, 2007.

On October 7, the Moon has moved into the bright triangle created by Venus, Saturn, and the bright star Regulus.