Here’s what’s in the September/October 2017 issue of SkyNews.
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15th Annual Photo of the Week Contest
Here are the winning selections—the best of the best from the images submitted by our readers over the past year.
Upcoming Solar Eclipses
The next 10 years offers eclipse-viewing opportunities across the globe.
Product Review: The QHYCCD Polemaster
This high-precision electronic polar scope takes the pain (literally) out of aligning your equatorial mount.
The Big Picture: A Whole New Jupiter
The solar system’s biggest planet remains shrouded in mystery.
Capturing the Universe: Wireless Astrophotography
Cut the cord(s) with a WiFi imaging setup.
On the Moon: The Weird and the Wonderful
These lunar oddities are fascinating to contemplate and view.
Scoping the Sky: Out on a Wing
Explore these attractive deep-sky targets along the western wing of Cygnus the swan.
Cosmic Musings: Seeking the Ideal Planetary Telescope
A quest for optical perfection led down a new road.
Exploring the Night Sky: Planets Dance at Dawn
A trio of planets converges in the dawn sky, and the Orionid meteor shower peaks under ideal conditions.
Constellation Corner: Andromeda
For a larger-than-life epic story, see the star-studded Lady in Chains, rated PG (some violent and gory scenes), appearing every clear night in a sky near you.
Plus much, much more!