Comments for: Sky lights, far and near

Posted Aug. 11, 2012, at 5:24 p.m.

At any given moment on any given evening, the stars and planets seem motionless up there. If you watch for a little while, they all together shift position westerly because the Earth is rotating, but none of them seems to move independently of the others. This is a trick of …

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