Strange Celestial Events

Space, as I’ve mentioned before, is an incredibly strange void. Although we know a great deal about space and it functions relatively routinely, there are still some aspects and events that almost defy expectations. Because of this, space offers some of the strangest and most unique events known to man. Being the astronomy fanatic that [...]

By | March 26th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Strange Celestial Events

Things To Do: Entertainment At Hershey

As someone who has been heavily involved in the Hershey area for several decades, I must say, I have become connected to the community. I thoroughly enjoy Hershey, mainly because of its rich history and all of the sheer content it offers. While Hershey is known the world over for its chocolate creation, it is [...]

By | March 26th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Things To Do: Entertainment At Hershey

Astronomy Events to Watch in 2018

2017 was a fantastic year for astronomy, mainly due to one of the most publicized events in recent memory: The Great American Solar Eclipse. On August 21st, for just a few moments, the entirety of the United States was treated to a magnificent solar eclipse. Events such as these are rare, and so we must [...]

By | March 26th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Astronomy Events to Watch in 2018

It’s A Big Place Out There

Ever look up at the night sky and wonder how big this place really is? Our universe, and we’re only seeing a very small piece of it at night, is mind-bogglingly enormous! Let’s look at some numbers to see how enormous it really is.  Our sun, which seems close by as we feel it’s warmth [...]

By | March 7th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on It’s A Big Place Out There

What Can A Solar Storm Do To Earth?

According to multiple news outlets, a solar storm has hit the earth  recently. While Earth has been subject to a few solar storms in the past, this new event could cause quite a bit of trouble. So, what exactly would happen if the earth were suddenly hit by a solar storm? Let’s find out.   [...]

By | March 2nd, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on What Can A Solar Storm Do To Earth?

Movie Misconceptions: What Hollywood Gets Wrong About Space

For centuries, human beings have dreamt of being able to go into space and explore its mysteries. Because of our limited abilities and technology, human beings were required to use their imagination as to what being in space was actually like. Naturally, Hollywood jumped on the notion of space stories, and since then, we’ve been [...]

By | March 2nd, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Movie Misconceptions: What Hollywood Gets Wrong About Space

Common Misconceptions About Space

Space has been called many things, much of which is accurate; expansive, puzzling, endless, and much more. Unfortunately, there have been many misconceptions and myths surrounding our universe seemingly since the dawn of time, or at least human existence. So many of these misconceptions have become so popular, that many people them to be true. [...]

By | February 2nd, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Common Misconceptions About Space

Books I’ve Been Reading

When I want to sit down with a good book, I don’t choose a romance novel or a good criminal mystery, I go for a book on cosmology and/or physics. One of my favorite authors in this realm is world-renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking. I am currently finishing one of his latest books, The Grand Design. [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on Books I’ve Been Reading

An Exciting Week for Astronomy

For centuries, human beings have looked up at the sky and wondered what was out there. How many other planets, stars and lifeforms exist without our knowledge? Even with the basic technologies of yesteryear, humans have been able to discern a great deal from the cosmos, giving us a better understanding of our universe. But [...]

By | January 8th, 2018|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space|Comments Off on An Exciting Week for Astronomy

Best Rides at Hershey Park

Founded in 1907, Hershey Park has been a staple of Pennsylvania for over 100 years. Originally developed as a simplistic park, complete with a baseball field, wooded groves and a pavilion all provided countless hours of entertainment to the surrounding area. But the park was quickly expanded and it soon became much more than a [...]

By | November 23rd, 2017|AStronomy, Blog, Science, Space, Travel|Comments Off on Best Rides at Hershey Park