10 episodes

When you head outdoors tonight, take Sky & Telescope's Sky Tour astronomy podcast with you for a guided tour to the night sky. Learn what constellations are visible, find out where and when you'll see the planets, and catch each month's celestial highlights, from meteor showers to eclipses.

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    • 4.9 • 114 Ratings

When you head outdoors tonight, take Sky & Telescope's Sky Tour astronomy podcast with you for a guided tour to the night sky. Learn what constellations are visible, find out where and when you'll see the planets, and catch each month's celestial highlights, from meteor showers to eclipses.

    December 2020: A Busy Month

    December 2020: A Busy Month

    Step outside after sunset this month to spot Jupiter and Saturn's dramatic pairing, 2020's best meteor shower, and more!

    • 12 min
    November 2020: Cassiopeia Rules

    November 2020: Cassiopeia Rules

    With the return to standard time, November evenings come very early for northern observers — a chance to get in some quick stargazing before dinner!

    • 11 min
    October 2020: Mars is the Star!

    October 2020: Mars is the Star!

    October evenings offer many wonderful night-sky sights — including a dramatic appearance by Mars — and you can find them by listening to our guided audio tour of the star-filled sky.

    • 11 min
    September 2020: Four Planets & More!

    September 2020: Four Planets & More!

    Take advantage of September's beautiful evenings to gaze upward as you listen to our guided tour of the star-filled sky.

    • 12 min
    August 2020: Planets & Perseids

    August 2020: Planets & Perseids

    August's Sky Tour is your personally guided tour of the summer nighttime sky. It tells you "what's up" in a fun, casual way that your whole family can enjoy.

    • 12 min
    July 2020: Welcome Jupiter & Saturn

    July 2020: Welcome Jupiter & Saturn

    July's 11-minute Sky Tour astronomy podcast describes what to see in the summer sky in a casual, engaging way that your whole family can enjoy.

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
114 Ratings

114 Ratings

Scituatemareader ,

Outstanding podcast!

This podcast is fantastic. The music is awesome, the information is simple and effective. As a teacher it’s a great thing to use with my astronomy class in for my own children. Thank you so much!

The15thMember ,

Just What I’ve Been Looking For!

I’ve been searching for a resource to give me an overview of what’s going on in the sky every month, and this is perfect! Good length, the right amount of information, easy to understand whether you are a novice or a more experienced stargazer. Thanks! 🌟

ff1964 ,

Great Information

Being relatively new to Astronomy. This Podcast is great for helping to know what to look for in the current month.

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