14 Natural Events in October

October is my favorite month, and I’m so excited it’s finally here again! In every day of this month there’s always something beautiful to experience with all five senses – it just makes me happy. Of course there’s the typical experiences: watching the leaves change, tasting the harvest, feeling the crisp air, smelling the aroma…

This Week in Nature: Sept 28 – October 4

Pegasus Square: The fall sky is anchored by the large Square of Pegasus. Four bright stars make up the corners. On one side are two diagonal sets of stars; one set points to Markab, the other to Scheat. Harvest Moons: In early autumn, the time between successive moon rises is relatively short in the Northern…

Fall’s Multiple Meteor Showers

Fall isn’t just about leaves changing, county fairs, farmer’s markets, or pumpkin patches. It’s not just about Halloween and Thanksgiving, either. Don’t get me wrong, I love all of these things. But there’s another aspect of Autumn that I look forward to, and it’s not as well known as the rest. I’m talking about meteor…