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Our full collection of all Deep Astronomy videos. Here you'll find everything from live astronomy hangouts to regular space news episodes and short space documentaries. You can browse by keyword, specific categories or just have poke around and see what you can find. There's definitely something for everyone!

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Your Sky Tonight: Easy Way to Find the North Star (Polaris)

8th Aug, 2017 - 25.1K views

Have you ever wondered how to find the North Star? Did you know it is not one of the brightest stars in the sky? Polaris is actually quite dim and finding it is not easy. Unless you know the trick, that is! Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: h

Your Sky Tonight - The Perseid Meteor Shower

10th Aug, 2017 - 12.6K views

It's been reported that the 2017 Perseid Meteor Shower will be the brightest ever recorded, and some are even saying you can see it during the day! Sadly, this is fake news. If anything this year's shower will be less dramatic, with fewer meteors s

Your Sky Tonight - July 31, 2017

31st Jul, 2017 - 1603 views

What is the Moon up to this week? Let's take a look, since it is so bright that we're going to have a hard time looking at much else this week! Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source

Your Sky Tonight - July 27, 2017

27th Jul, 2017 - 1913 views

Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: https://www.lochnessproductions.com/ Lots of cool

Your Sky Tonight - July 25, 2017

25th Jul, 2017 - 1551 views

Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: https://www.lochnessproductions.com/ Just after s

Your Sky Tonight - August 2, 2017

2nd Aug, 2017 - 2199 views

Let's go South and look at the southern skies. Listen to Deep Astronomy on Anchor: https://Anchor.fm/DeepAstronomy Created with Stellarium Open Source Software: http://www.stellarium.org/ Original Music - Mark C. Petersen, Lochness Productions: ht

Your Sky Tonight - Antares: A Giant in Our Summer Skies

23rd Aug, 2017 - 6474 views

If you like this content, please consider supporting Deep Astronomy on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy New observations of the supergiant star Antares have given us the most detailed image ever taken of a star other than our Sun. Read mor

Your Sky Tonight The SuperEarth Around Barnards Star

21st Nov, 2018 - 3654 views

Located in the constellation Ophiuchus, there is an unremarkable red dwarf star some six light years away. After the three stars of the Alpha Centauri system, this is the closest star to us. Known as Barnard’s star, it is invisible to the unaided

Your Sky Tonight The Southern Crab Nebula

10th May, 2019 - 2480 views

Every year, in celebration of another monumental anniversary of observations and discovery, the astronomers operating the Hubble Space Telescope release an annual image highlighting the beauty of our cosmos.

Your Sky Tonight A Christmas Comet

21st Dec, 2018 - 5603 views

In the waning months of 2018, we are treated to a comet in our night sky: Comet 46P/Wirtanen

Your Halloween Skies and Happy Dark Matter Day

31st Oct, 2017 - 1954 views

Help support Deep Astronomy by getting a month's free trial at The Great Courses Plus: http://ow.ly/AVDF30fiZ33 If you like this content, please consider supporting Deep Astronomy on Patreon: https://patreon.com/DeepAstronomy Happy Dark Matter Da

Will WFIRST Suffer Because of JWST?

30th Jul, 2018 - 2795 views

In this episode, we’ve all heard about the delays and cost overruns of NASA’s flagship observatory, JWST. How will it affect upcoming large space telescope missions, like WFIRST?