Of all the awesome things about summer, one of the best is the great visibility of astronomical objects. After a long family work day, we retired by doing what philosophers and scientists have been doing for centuries….gaze at the heavens. Of course they didn’t have coffee cheesecake like us 21st century astronomers, but our instruments are probably similar.
If you’re wondering what some objects in the sky look like with a decent telescope, they look something like this
Saturn is pretty awesome, and its absolutely incredible to see the rings, like this
Come join us if your around after dusk. Saturn is visible until September.