Bakersfield College

William M Thomas Planetarium at Bakersfield College

Bakersfield Night Sky

The planetarium director, Nick Strobel, writes a column for the Bakersfield Californian that (usually) appears every first and third Saturday of the month (moving to Sunday in mid-September 2017) about the night sky. The columns are also available below.

We are still working on getting our full column archive on our new website. Thank you for your patience!

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2017 Columns

The planetarium director, Nick Strobel, writes a column for the Bakersfield Californian that (usually) appears every first and third Saturday of the month about the night sky.

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