Joe Rao

Dec. 17, 2010

Lunar Eclipse Outlook

The night of December 20 will bring a lunar eclipse to the skies over much of North and South America. We'll get viewing tips.

lunar eclipse, moon, space, astronomy

Jul. 02, 2010

Summer Sky Forecast

We'll give you a heads-up on what to watch for in your summer stargazing.

astronomy, stargazing, eclipse, comet, meteors

Jun. 19, 2009

Summer Sky Guide

Summer nights are made for stargazing. We'll get a guide to what to look for in the skies in the months ahead.

space, stars, astronomy

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Meet The Balloonatics

\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.

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