EXPLORE THE NIGHT SKY WITH BINOCULARS Tour 10 top targets PLUS 3 pairs of 7x50s on test

#184 SEPTEMBER 2020

Sky at Night

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THE UK’S BEST SELLING ASTRONOMY MAGAZINE

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THE LIFE AND DEATH OF

STARS

From stellar nurseries to supernovae, discover the life cycle of stars in this month's night sky

NEW SEASON STAR-HOPPING

An easy trip around the constellations of autumn

UNLOCKING DARK ENERGY Does new research explain what's pushing the Universe apart?

RED PLANET IN REVERSE Observe Mars's curious orbital loop this month

STARSONTHECEILING

Make your own indoor planetarium projector

A MONTH OF MEETINGS See 5 great conjunctions of the Moon and planets

COMET NEOWISE Your experiences of 2020's great comet