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When you head outdoors tonight, take Sky & Telescope's 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.
  1. Astronomers are taking a cue from bats, using a method similar to echolocation to map out the feeding environment around a black hole.

    The post How “Light Echoes” Revealed a Black Hole’s Feeding Habits appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  2. A special edition of our Sky Tour astronomy podcast provides you with a guided tour of the key events that will occur during this coming weekend's total lunar eclipse.

    The post A Guided Tour of January’s Total Lunar Eclipse appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  3. This week in astronomy news: Space telescopes show us that white dwarfs are crystallizing in their cores and cloudy night skies are universal among hot Jupiters.

    The post 60-second Astro News: White Dwarfs & Hot Jupiters appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  4. Astronomers can't agree on what kind of strange stellar death created a brilliant source dubbed "the Cow."

    The post Celestial Event Dubbed “The Cow” Puzzles Astronomers appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  5. A new radio telescope has spotted scores of mysterious fast radio bursts — including the second known repeating one.

    The post Bevy of Mysterious Radio Bursts Finds Second Repeating Source appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  6. The glow of a star torn up by a supermassive black hole has enabled researchers to measure how fast the black hole whirls around.

    The post Astronomers Use Annihilated Star to Clock Black Hole’s Spin appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  7. The first full Moon of 2019 meets Earth's shadow in a widely visible total eclipse on the evening of January 20–21. Here's a guide on what to expect.

    The post Your Guide to January’s Supermoon Total Lunar Eclipse appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  8. NASA's planebound SOFIA observatory has captured a far-infrared view of the Orion Nebula that reveals the actions of the region's stars — and the striking illusion of a dragon at the nebula's core.

    The post The Dragon in Orion’s Nebula appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  9. The TESS mission announces eight confirmed planets along with hundreds of exoplanet candidates.

    The post NASA’s TESS Mission Announces New Planets, Supernovae appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

  10. A deep partial solar eclipse was witnessed by many early on the cold morning of January 6 in northeast Asia and the north Pacific.

    The post Observing Report: Partial Solar Eclipse of January 6th appeared first on Sky & Telescope.