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    Three Lunar Occultations in the Northern Zodiac

    The waxing Moon continues its slow eastward campaign this month through the constellations of the northern zodiac. As it moves from first quarter to full, the Moon will occult three more bright stars over the next few days. On March 28, the 5th-magnitude star 51 Geminorum passes behind the Moon

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    The New York Times Covers Slooh’s Reaction at Totality

    How is this for incestuous celestial media coverage–indulge me as I cover The New York Times’ coverage of our coverage of the Total Solar Eclipse. The paper of record describes Slooh’s seminal coverage of the March 20th, 2015 Total Solar Eclipse: “The eclipse was total, meaning the sun was fully blocked by the

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