Your Sky Tonight

Explore the naked-eye wonders of our sky at night with this relaxing series of videos designed to whisk you to the heavens and enjoy the dazzling universe spinning overhead.

Mercury and Venus: The Innermost Planets of our Solar System

15th Nov, 2017 - 4440 views

Help support Deep Astronomy by getting a month's free trial at The Great Courses Plus: http://thegreatcourses.com/DeepAstronomy This month offers some good glimpses of the innermost planets in our solar system: Mercury and Venus. To see them, you'

The Triangulum Galaxy: The Most Distant Naked Eye Object

8th Nov, 2017 - 11.1k views

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Your Halloween Skies and Happy Dark Matter Day

31st Oct, 2017 - 1991 views

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The Orionid Meteor Shower

20th Oct, 2017 - 7126 views

Please visit The Great Courses Plus to get one free month trial: http://ow.ly/AVDF30fiZ33 The highlight for this weekend will the the peak of the amazing Orionid Meteor Shower. It will be at its best viewing tonight through Sunday and should provi

How to Find The Great Andromeda Galaxy

11th Oct, 2017 - 92.3k views

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Vega: The Second Most Important Star in Our Sky

8th Sep, 2017 - 24.6k views

If you like this content, please consider supporting Deep Astronomy on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy Vega, or alpha lyrae, is the brightest star in the constellation Lyra the Harp and it is the fifth brightest star overall in our night