Explore another world with the 365 Facts from Space! 2019 Daily Calendar.
Sci-fi fans and at-home astronomers will enjoy a new bit of astronomical trivia every day, including:
—Early missions ejected human waste into space, where it froze into crystals that still float in space. —Some astronauts returned to Earth up to 2 inches taller than when they left. —The Big Dipper is shifting and will look like a “Big Spatula” by the year 75,000. —The sun appears to be a steady sphere of light, but is actually always in flux—and exploding!
Each day is like a guided tour through the universe—and beyond!
Dean Regas has been the astronomer for the Cincinnati Observatory since 2000 and the cohost of the syndicated astronomy program Star Gazers since 2010. Dean is a contributing editor to Sky and Telescope magazine and a contributor to Astronomy magazine, where he won the 2008 “Out-of-this-World” Award for astronomy education. Dean has written over 100 astronomy articles for the Cincinnati Enquirer, blogs for the Huffington Post and is regularly featured on television and radio. Since 2012, Dean has been a frequent guest on National Public Radio’s Science Friday with Ira Flatow.