Area Excursions

Beaver Moon with a Penumbral Eclipse

On November 29th, 2020, the Beaver Moon will be full in the cold night sky. Not only is this month’s Moon the Beaver Moon, but it is also a Penumbral Full Moon. Why is this Moon named after the beaver, and what is Penumbral Eclipse? Well, let’s find out together. Why is it called the Read More…

Blue Hunter’s Moon

On October 31, 2020, Hunter’s Moon will be full in the cooling night sky. Not only that, but it is also a Blue Moon. Who decided that this moon is named after hunting, and why is it blue? Well, Let’s find out together. Why is it called Hunter’s Moon? The Hunter’s Moon is the late Read More…

The Most Haunted Places in St. Louis

You may not know it, but the city of St. Louis is widely considered to be one of the most haunted areas in America. In honor of Halloween, we thought we’d share a quick list of the most paranormal places in our spooky city. All you visiting ghost hunters and supernatural savants looking for a Read More…

Harvest Moon

On October 1, 2020, there will be a bright Harvest Moon up in the cooling night sky. Who decided that this moon should be named after the harvesting cereal crops? Well, Let’s find out together. Why is it called the Harvest Moon? The Harvest Moon is the very first full moon after the Autumn Equinox Read More…