6/8/20 - Blue Supergiant Spica
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If you follow the arc to Arcturus and keep the curve going even farther down into the south, you’ll come to a fainter bluish star called Spica.

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7/8/20 - Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan

Guest: Brenna Smith, Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan.

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7/6/20 - The Eye of the Eagle

After dusk, look about a third of the way up the eastern sky for Altair, the brightest star in the constellation of Aquila the Eagle.

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6/29/20 - The Waxing & Waning Moon

This year, from the end of June through mid-July, you can see a perfect example of the Waxing Moon changing into a Waning Moon.