13
AUG
2013

A Stargazing Evening on West Withy Farm in Somerset

Spent the weekend of August 10-11 with Ian and Lorena at West Withy Farm near Upton in Somerset. Saturday night was cloudy, but Sunday night the clouds cleared to leave a gorgeously dark and clear sky for a couple of hours of stargazing. Both of the rental cottages at West Withy Farm
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29
APR
2013

Discover M13 The Great Hercules Cluster

May to October is a great time to see the awesome M13 Hercules Globular Cluster from the UK. Hanging like a gigantic sphere of light some 25,000 light years from Earth, the Great Hercules Cluster is a mesmerising mass of more than 300,000 stars, each many times brighter than our own S
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