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 March 31, 2008. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

April 8th's Occult Occurrence: Watch The Moon Hide The Seven Sisters

On April 8th, look for the Moon in the west just after sunset, and keep your eye on it...

As the sky darkens, take a look through binoculars, and watch as the Moon hides the Pleiades a few at a time.