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Skywatch Almanac Astronomy

May Astronomy

May welcomes the return of some of summer’s brighter stars, including Vega in the northeast, and Antares in the southeast.  High in the south, Leo the Lion prowls toward the southwest through the mont...

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May Weather

Spring brings more weather varieties in May than in any other month.  There is a swift transition as the gap between late chills and early heat is so narrow.  Mountains retain their last snow, and may...

Northeast Kingdom

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With your help, we'll meet the needs of today and tomorrow while preserving the timeless character of the Fairbanks Museum. Your support now will be matched 1:1 by a generous donor! Please help us mee...

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