Note that the “ice” of the outer Solar System is really a mix of water ice and ammonia cleaning fluid which softens the ice quite a bit…Continue readingJupiter


Despite its small size, about half the size of Earth, Mars has some incredibly large geological features. These include the highest mountain…Continue readingMars


The light rock is called anorthosite, principally made of a low density mineral called feldspar. Because the outer part of the Moon, called…Continue readingMoon


An experienced observer may tell you that when it is first rising is not the ideal time to view a planet; ideally you should wait until…Continue readingSaturn