Sky Ranger

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Park Ranger Richard Fefferman, Gateway Arch National Park's "Sky Ranger" shares his knowledge of the stars and talks about currently occurring celestial events.

June 2019

June 04, 2019 Posted by: Richard Fefferman

The month of June offers a chance to spot two pairs of planets in the night sky.


May 2018

May 10, 2019 Posted by: Richard Fefferman

As the weather warms, the sun gets higher, and the nights shorter, the constellation Leo comes to dominate May’s night skies. 


April 2019

April 10, 2019 Posted by: Rich Fefferman, Sky Ranger

With the weather warming up, it’s time to resume my stargazing blog.


December 2018

December 06, 2018 Posted by: Richard Fefferman

“Falling” and “Hairy” stars dominate the Skies December nights can be tricky- they are sometimes very clear, sometimes not all that cold, but it seems like they are hardly ever both. The clearest nights often come right after a cold front has come through, but there will be a couple of rewards in the sky for those who bundle up, especially around the middle of the month.


November 2018

November 16, 2018 Posted by: Richard Fefferman

Introduction to Sky Ranger Richard Fefferman and the first entry in the blog


Last updated: November 16, 2018

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