CSU Class: First Aid

Watch Scout Dirk's lecture on First Aid, then take the test to see if you pass and earn your First Aid Merit Badge! Loading First Aid var QuizWorks = window.QuizWorks || []; QuizWorks.push( [document.getElementById("embed-exam-225276"), "exam", "225276", { autostart: false, width: "100%", height: "640px" }] ); Redemption Code If you watched Dirk's lecture and passed the [...]

Stargazer Opp Tonight! Catch the DaVinci Glow!

Venus and the Moon are putting on a show in the sunset sky. Look for them in the southwest just after sundown. If possible, go outside before the sky fades completely black. For reasons no scientist can explain, these two heavenly bodies are especially beautiful when surrounded by twilight blue. Sky maps: Dec 3rd. WATCH OUT FOR […]

Stargazer Merit Badge Opportunity: Orionid Meteor Shower

Residual chunks of Halley’s Comet will light up the sky producing up to 25 shooting stars an hour tonight and into the weekend. What is the Orionid Meteor Shower? Dust from Halley’s Comet will produce an amazing meteor shower this week that should be visible if you have clear skies. Halley’s Comet has not been visible from […]

Astronomy Opportunity: Moon & Jupiter Tonight!

If the weather is clear tonight, check out the west-southwest sky around mid-twilight — about an hour after sunset — to see the moon and Jupiter in an eye-catching tableau. About one-quarter of the way up from the horizon to the overhead point, you’ll spot a lovely crescent moon with what looks like a brilliant […]