Adirondack Daily Enterprisehttp://www.adirondackdailyenterprise.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 29 Jan 2015 23:56:22 EDTThu, 29 Jan 2015 23:56:22 EDT fill the nights sky have been in the news this year, and this month we have the opportunity to view one with our own eyes. I saw it first in Puerto Rico last week when I was at the Arecibo (radio) Observatory for an undergraduate astronomy workshop.Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTWhen the sky gets a little darker again hope your chaise lounge is still accessible as there are more astronomical treasures near the zenith to explore in the early parts of these deep, dark night.Tue, 6 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTCold nights provide a look at night's sky tree frogs and insects whose choruses throb through the summer nights have all died, been driven away or into hibernation, making the long Adirondack nights of winter can be deeply silent, broken only by the occasional hoot of an owl or howl of...Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTAwesomely mysterious objects more, the northern hemisphere leans away from the sun as we approach the winter solstice. Night falls earliest in the Adirondacks in these early December days.Tue, 2 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTConstellations come out tonight having brightened the sky through our long winter nights, the lovely constellations of Taurus with the Pleaides, Orion with his jeweled belt, Canis Major with dazzling bright Sirius, Canis Minor, Gemini still hosting Jupiter, and Auriga drop...Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT