Welcome to Mars

Space is still the final frontier and Mars continues to make news and inspire generations of young people. In his new book “Welcome to Mars“, astronaut-engineer Buzz Aldrin challenges curious […]

Celebrating Apollo 11

We enjoyed a very enthusiastic crowd of “kids of all ages” at the Rauch planetarium’s “One Giant Leap” celebration of the Apollo 11 Moon landing. Special thanks to Paula, Drew […]

A Celestial Birthday Celebration

This last full week of April brings my Granddaughter Sophie’s 8th birthday and several easily enjoyed celestial wonders for backyard stargazers. The Moon was new on Saturday the 18th and […]