Star Gazers – Episodes for November and December 2014

Dean Regas (Cincinnati Observatory) and James C. Albury (Kika Silva Pla Planetarium, Santa Fe College), co-hosts of the PBS TV series Star Gazers
Dean Regas (Cincinnati Observatory) and James C. Albury (Kika Silva Pla Planetarium, Santa Fe College), co-hosts of the PBS TV series Star Gazers

James C. Albury, planetarium coordinator at Santa Fe College’s Kika Silva Pla Planetarium, is the co-host of the PBS television series, “Star Gazers.” This program is the world’s only weekly television series devoted to naked-eye astronomy. Each weekly episode features selected objects in the sky for naked-eye viewing during the upcoming week.

The following are the 5-minute episodes airing during the months of:

November 2014:

  1. Look For The Leonids Next Week” – (November 3-9, 2014)
  2. Capella And Vega : Bright Stars In The North-ish Sky” – (November 10-16, 2014)
  3. Cassiopeia : Queen Of The Northern Sky” – (November 17-23, 2014)
  4. Perfectly Positioned Polygons” – (November 24-30, 2014)

December 2014

  1. “UFO Alert and Moon of the Short Shadows” – (December 1-7, 2014)
  2. “This Week’s Impact With An Ancient Asteroid Shower And How To Watch It” – (December 8-14, 2014)
  3. “The Reasons for the Seasons” – (December 15-21, 2014)
  4. “The Cosmos in your Kitchen” – (December 22-28, 2014)
  5. “Don’t Worry About Winter, It’s the Shortest Season of the Year” – (December 29, 2014 – January 4, 2015)

You can find more episodes here and be sure to visit our planetarium’s website for additional information on learning about what’s up in the night sky.