All posts for the month January, 2021

Join Boise State Physics on the Third Thursday of each month at 7:30p MT for a virtual planetarium show. This month’s show will take place on Jan 21. If you’d like to join us, please sign up at

Resources for this month’s show: – Stellarium is donation-supported, so please contribute if you can. – Donation-supported, monthly maps of the night sky
Turn Left at Orion – Excellent guidebook for stargazing
-Great Conjunctions wikipedia article
-xkcd’s JWST launch date plot
-Netflix’s “Alien Worlds
Jupiter’s hexagon
Exoplanet spectroscopy
What’s Up Doc