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Star Signs: Go Stargazing!

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Star Signs is a weekly guide to what you can see in the night sky above you, from all over the world.

Star Signs is a weekly guide to what you can see in the night sky above you, from all over the world.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

Star Signs is a weekly guide to what you can see in the night sky above you, from all over the world.

Language:

English


Episodes

Week commencing 25 January 2021

1/23/2021
The year's first Full Moon - the Wolf Moon - lights up the last week of January.

Duration:00:12:09

Week commencing 18 January 2021

1/16/2021
Mercury reaches its best after sunset and the Moon visits Mars.

Duration:00:11:05

Week commencing 11 January 2021

1/9/2021
The New Moon brings conjunctions and the darkest nights of January.

Duration:00:13:10

Week commencing 4 January 2021

1/2/2021
2021 will be a big year for space as a rare triple conjunction arrives.

Duration:00:12:58

Week commencing 28 December 2020

12/26/2020
The Cold Moon sees out 2020 and the Quandrantids bring in the New Year.

Duration:00:12:03

Week commencing 21 December 2020

12/19/2020
The December Solstice brings with it the last major astronomical event of 2020!

Duration:00:15:00

Week commencing 14 December 2020

12/12/2020
The Geminid Meteor Shower lights up the sky as a Total Solar Eclipse brings a New Moon just in time.

Duration:00:14:55

Week commencing 7 December 2020

12/6/2020
The Geminids ramp up to the weekend, as the Moon meets Venus in the morning.

Duration:00:13:08

Week commencing 30 November 2020

11/28/2020
Venus feels the Force this week as the Moon visits the Manger.

Duration:00:10:49

Week commencing 23 November 2020

11/20/2020
The Beaver Moon passes Mars before putting on a Penumbral Eclipse.

Duration:00:14:37

Week commencing 16 November 2020

11/13/2020
A young crescent Moon meets the gas giants as the Pleiades Cluster reaches its best.

Duration:00:11:59

Week commencing 9 November 2020

11/7/2020
The Northern Taurids reach their peak and the Moon makes friends in the morning sky.

Duration:00:13:13

Week commencing 2 November 2020

10/30/2020
See all five naked eye planets in one night as the night sky's brightest star takes the stage.

Duration:00:11:10

Week commencing 26 October 2020

10/24/2020
Halloween brings October's second Full Moon, but is it a Blue Moon?

Duration:00:11:18

Week commencing 19 October 2020

10/17/2020
The Orionids are here! Halley's Comet brings us a reliable meteor shower with favourable conditions.

Duration:00:13:43

Week commencing 12 October 2020

10/10/2020
Mars comes to opposition and the Orionid Meteor Shower begins.

Duration:00:12:26

Week commencing 5 October 2020

10/3/2020
As Mars makes its closest approach to the Earth, a European spacecraft makes a big discovery under the martian ice.

Duration:00:12:14

Week commencing 28 September 2020

9/26/2020
The Harvest Moon finally arrives before meeting Mars and Venus finds a bright partner in the stars.

Duration:00:09:50

Week commencing 21 September 2020

9/19/2020
Could Venus host life? And the Harvest Moon takes shape.

Duration:00:11:09

Week commencing 14 September 2020

9/12/2020
A beautiful morning conjunction kickstarts the week as dark skies return.

Duration:00:12:02