Not until last fall did I realize the ubiquity of the name Jackson. While the seventh president of the United States may be the name's most illustrious bearer, two important American cities also share it: Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and Jacksonville, Florida. The Florida city honors the military governor of the Florida territory (and future president) Andrew Jackson, while Jackson Hole derives its name...
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November 2011: Capturing the visual splendor of the night sky can be a rewarding — and complicated — aspect of your astronomy routine.
Published: September 26, 2011
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