100 Years of Canadian Starlight
How the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory became a young nation’s pride and joy. Jim Failes
2018 Star Party Calendar
Dark night skies, mild weather, telescope viewing sessions, contests and informative talks are featured at summer gatherings across Canada.
Product Review: The EQ6-R Pro Mount from Sky-Watcher
This revamped version of a venerable favourite has a new design and improved features. We take it for a test-drive to see how it handles. Alan Dyer
Portfolio: Oleg Bouevitch
This collection of superb astrophotos demonstrates that meticulous technique and carefully chosen equipment can overcome suburban light pollution.
Capturing the Universe: Enter the Matrix
How to capture impressive high-resolution, wide-angle photos of the night sky. Tony Puerzer
The Binocular Sky: A Cosmic Whirlpool
The handle of the Big Dipper is your gateway to a bino challenge high overhead. Ken Hewitt-White
Cosmic Musings: Dunlap Observatory Recollections
An early spark burst into a brilliant flame after an encounter with a 74-inch telescope. Terence Dickinson
Scoping the Sky: Ambling Around Arcturus
Nightfall in late spring is a perfect time for seeing double in southern Boötes. Ken Hewitt-White
On the Moon: A Lunar Observer’s Tool Kit
Having the right stuff can make your Moon gazing more enjoyable and rewarding. Gary Seronik
Exploring the Night Sky: Giant Planets at Their Best
Jupiter and Saturn are closest and brightest for 2018. Alan Dyer
Constellation Corner: Corona Borealis
The northern crown is a celestial reminder of a legend about a girl, a guy, a maze and a monster. Ken Hewitt-White
Plus: Sky News Briefs, Editor’s Report and much more!