Tag Archives: astronomy



Climb the Institute Library stairs and enter the constellations. …

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Star Power


Do you know what redshift is? Or what a starshade looks like?

If you’d been to Astronomy on Tap in November, you would. …

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Shedding Light

East Shore Park, New Haven, CT

The sun will set at 4:25 p.m. in New Haven today.

It’s the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year, though it doesn’t have the earliest sunset. That already occurred on December 7, at 4:22 and change. …

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Seeing Stars

Leitner Family Observatory and Planetarium

Space out with this updated article from March 7, 2013.

Whooooa!” a young boy exclaims during a Tuesday night show at Yale’s Leitner Family Observatory and Planetarium.…

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This Week In New Haven (March 5-11)

Chrissy Gardner at the Outer Space on Friday 3/9

Turn your gaze to outer space with Yale astronomy professor Michael Faison, head over to The Outer Space to catch Chrissy Gardner (pictured above) and friends, and  escape winter’s last gasp with a trip to South Pacific. Read …

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