it’s time to get your Mars on…..

Without going into a lot of detail……

http://www.spaceweather.com/images2010/27jan10/skymap_north.gif?PHPSESSID=obvebil2bh231miaorhjkvovo5

and check out these cool images of Mars made by my pal Bill Flanagan of Houston
http://media.skyandtelescope.com/images/Mars_Flan2010-01-22big.jpg

and while you’re out-you may as well track down asteroid 4 Vesta
http://www.skyandtelescope.com/observing/home/80433142.html

a finder chart is located here:
http://media.skyandtelescope.com/documents/WEB_VestaPath_Fndr.pdf

I’ll be outside tonight hammering away in 18 degree weather with my scope and camera….

wish me warm!