North Americans receive a lovely gift on December 25, when the moon blocks part of the sun from view.
Frigid weather can't stop Canadian photographer Jay Ouellet from capturing the beauty of the cosmos.
If you think knowledge of the night sky is a prerequisite for becoming an astronomer, think again. Math, physics, and computer skills are what you really need.
Fifteen women speak up about the good, the bad and the ugly sides of professional astronomy.
Astronomy, 2000, November