Author: Alfredo Viegas

Message from the President

Summer is a great time of year for stargazing, notwithstanding the mosquitoes!  July and August in particular conjure up happy memories of watching the annual

Message from the President

May this message find you in good health and high spirits, with your eyes always looking upwards, curious about the mysteries of the cosmos.  June

A Newly Discovered Nova in Hercules

On June 12th a Japanese amateur astronomer, Seiji Ueda, discovered a nova in the constellation Hercules. The nova peaked at an estimated apparent magnitude 5.5,