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 February 23, 2009. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

What Does That Old Saying 'In Like A Lion Out Like A Lamb' Have To Do With The Cosmos?

On early evenings in early March, Leo will be rising in the east as Aries rides high in the northwest.


By the end of the month Aries will be setting and Leo will be high overhead.