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StarDate magazineJust $26 a year!Our popular bimonthly astronomy magazine is the perfect skywatching companion for anyone interested in astronomical events and space exploration.

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

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Back Issues

We have years of back issues available in hard copy or as high-quality PDF downloads.

StarDate audioStarDate Radio Program

If you can't listen on the radio, catch our daily programs on the day they air with an premium audio subscription. $1 for a single program, $8 for one month, or $30 for one year. More information »

Recall all of your favorite programs from the past with our library of monthly compact disks. $6 each »

Our Guides to the Universe

Learn about our own cosmic neighborhood, the solar system, or the vast universe beyond through our two 32-page guides. $7.50 each, or get both for $12. More »

Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates
Not sure what to get the StarDate fan in your life? Our gift certificates let them decide for themselves! In denominations of $5, $10 and $25, our gift certificates can be spent on almost anything in our online store. More »

Photographs & Posters

Posters Photos
We offer a variety of high-quality astronomical posters, as well as glossy photographic prints featuring images shot at McDonald Observatory. More »



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