Over the past couple centuries, much of Sámi sky lore has been lost, but what is known shows a culture that is intimately in tune with the land.
Despite mastering the night sky, many old Norse sky culture details have been lost over time
Visible from both hemispheres, the constellation commonly known in astronomy circles as Orion holds myriad meanings around the world
A list of asterisms from hundreds of cultures around the world is now available through The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
Springtime is galaxy season in Canada. Discover the myriad of distant galaxies overhead with these viewing tips
The brightest comets are rare, often only visible from Earth for a brief time. How do you catch them?
If you live at a mid-northerly latitude, the coming week will provide a great opportunity to see Comet Leonard, the best-performing comet of 2021
Comet Leonard is predicted to be bright enough to see with the naked eye this December. Catch it before it disappears.
Take a tour of the summer night sky, through the Coathanger asterism, as well as the Tweedledee and Tweedledum clusters.