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February 2023

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Features

Top 10 space stories of 2022

Last year kicked off the era of JWST, while astronomers mapped out the next decade of discovery and released some of the first results from the Hayabusa2 mission to asteroid Ryugu.

See winter’s best Messier objects

Bundle up and behold the season’s finest deep-sky targets.

JWST sets its sights on Jupiter

NASA’s latest space telescope shows off its prowess, unveiling the ethereal beauty of the gas giant.

The Tucson triangle: America’s astronomical nexus

This trio of observatories is the greatest collection of scopes and spectrographs in the continental U.S.

The Navy’s great refractor turns 150

From martian moons to double stars, this historic telescope made its mark on the field.

Columns

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Stages of astro-coping

OMearaStephen

The Theta Orionis challenge

Harrington

Orion's hidden treasures

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StarDome and Path of the Planets

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