From the March 2018 issue

The Leo Trio plus one

Splendid galaxies await you in the Lion.
By | Published: March 29, 2018

With the Milky Way’s curtains of cosmic dust drawn away, the spring sky window opens toward the deepest recesses of the universe. The view offers us an unparalleled opportunity to explore the depths of intergalactic space.

Commanding center stage in the April sky is Leo the Lion. Within its boundaries are several galaxies bright enough to see through binoculars, albeit with some effort.

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