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Texas Star Party Is This Week in Fort Davis, Texas

The southern region of the Moon (Photo: Robert Reeves).

Astronomically speaking, the Prude Ranch near Fort Davis is the center of the world this week. Professional astronomers and astrophotographers  from across the country and around the world are gathering for the annual Texas Star PartyThe New York Times has taken a look also.

As Lorne Matalon reports for KRTS, in addition stargazing, they’re sharing stories and renewing friendships.