What Is Star Gazer?
“Star Gazer” is the world’s only weekly television series on naked eye astronomy. Each weekly episode features selected objects for naked eye viewing for the following week. There are two versions of “Star Gazer”, one 5 minutes long and the other 1 minute long. “Star Gazer” is made available free of charge to all PBS television stations. If your PBS station is not currently carrying “Star Gazer” you may wish to contact them. You may also view “Star Gazer” episodes on this web site in streaming video. All you need is Quicktime or an IPod. See instructions below. Also on this web site you will find all current and past scripts for “Star Gazer” with accompanying star charts and diagrams.
I always enjoyed this feature when watching Alaska Aviation Weather when we lived in the Bush. Haven’t seen it since we moved to Fairbanks.