January 2022 Moon Phases and Astronomy, learn more at WildHemlock.Com!

Happy New Years and welcome to 2022! Days are beginning to get longer, and Moon’s cycle restarts almost in line with the new year. The Earth will be at its closest point to the Sun, despite how cold winter weather usually is. The Quandrantid Meteor Shower will give a spectacular show with over 120 meteors per hour. The upcoming cold nights makes January one of the best months for viewing constellations. Click here to learn about the Winter Triangle Asterism, the Quandrantid Meteor Shower, January 2022 Moon Phases, and more!Read More

Winter Solstice at WildHemlock.com

t’s the first day of winter 2021 in the Northern Hemisphere! The full moon wanes as the Ursids meteor shower rises to its peak tomorrow. Tonight is the longest night of the year, lasting a total of 14 hours and 46 minutes of nighttime where I live in Western Pennsylvania. If you lived in the Arctic Circle, the Sun would never rise today! Sounds like a great night to relax with friends and watch some meteors.Read More

December 2021 Moon Phases and Astronomy at WildHemlock.Com

There is so much astronomy going on in December 2021 that I had to rearrange my graphics to fit everything! December 4th is a Total Solar Eclipse, followed by nine Meteor Showers! Then winter starts properly in the Northern Hemisphere on the Winter Solstice December 21st. Don’t forget to mark the Moon Phases in your calendar!Read More

November 2021 Moon Phases and More Featuring Meteor Showers and a Lunar Eclipse! Learn More at WildHemlock.Com!

November 2021 has five meteor showers, a partial lunar eclipse, and a great astrophotography opportunity for those with telescopes!The 2021 winter Eclipse Season starts shortly, and Venus will Occult the Moon this month as well. Although there are not many astronomical events this month, the ones that occur are exciting.Read More

October 2021 Moon Phases and Astronomy, Available only at WildHemlock.Com! Learn more about Meteor Showers, Moon Phases, and More at Wild Hemlock

October 2021 is bustling with meteor showers! October marks the first full month of Autumn. There are six meteor showers this month! Spanning from the beginning to the end, the October night sky will be full of streaking shooting stars. Click here to learn more!Read More

Celebrate the Autumn Equinox and Learn More About it at WildHemlock.Com!

Happy Fall Ya’ll! Today is the Autumnal Equinox 2021, the first day of Autumn in the Northern Hemisphere. While many places have been feeling like Fall since September 1st, today is the “official” first day of Fall.Read More

September 2021 Moon Phases, Meteor Showers, Autumn Equinox, and More Astronomical Phenomena and Astronomy Calendar at WildHemlock.Com

Are you ready for fall? It’s coming in September 2021. I can’t wait to watch the leaves change colors and to dig my sweaters out of my closet. September 22nd is the first day of Astronomical Autumn, or the Autumn Equinox. Closest to the Equinox is the Harvest Moon – click her to learn more!Read More

Too Many Herbs or Supplements? Vitamin Toxicity can be dangerous! Learn more at WildHemlock.Com

Vitamin toxicity is a dangerous disorder which can interfere with important bodily functions. Excessive vitamin and supplement intake can cause serious health problems, including neurological symptoms, endocrine syndromes, and more. Many health conscious people take herbal supplements and extra vitamins – if you are one of them, beware! Here are three reasons it happened to me, and five tips to prevent it from happening to you.Read More

August 2021 Moon Phases and Astronomy. Learn about the Blue Moon, Meteor Showers, Lunar Conjunctions, and more at WildHemlock.Com!

In August 2021 is a great time to be a stargazer. August 22nd is a Blue Moon – but the only Full Moon this month. Both Jupiter and Saturn will be well positioned for viewing, but the Perseid Meteor Shower steals the show.Read More