October 31, 2014

AstroEvent of the Week: 64-65 Geminorum.

The head of the Twins…(Photo by Author).

This week, we invite you to leave the telescope behind and instead hunt down a good binocular double in the constellation Gemini. Beneath the brighter stars of Castor and Pollux and near the star Iota Geminorum lies the wide pair 64-65 Geminorum, an often overlooked yellow-white pair. [Read more...]