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StarDate magazine keeps you in touch with the universe with detailed skywatching information, in-depth features, the latest astronomy news, and more. Six issues per year, including the Sky Almanac issue in January! Subscribe today!

Current Issue: January/February 2017

Our 2017 Sky Almanac brings you a year's worth of skywatching tips, skymaps, anniversaries in astronomy and space flight, and more. Buy this issue

 

In Every Issue

  • Skywatching highlights and star charts to help you keep tabs on the sky
  • Merlin answers your most compelling questions about the universe

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Our next issue is the 2017 Sky Almanac. We’ll bring you a year’s worth of skywatching tips, skymaps, anniversaries in astronomy and space flight, and more.

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cover of the 2017 Sky Almanac