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 25, 2002. You can view the complete show script, or watch a RealPlayer video of the show.

The Hunter and the Lion

The magnificent constellation of Orion 'The Hunter', lies low in the West marking the arrival of Spring.

The constellation Leo 'The Lion' heralds in Spring. Regulus meaning 'Little King', is the brightest star in Leo.