Full Moon Backyard Almanac: maple blossoms, aspen catkins and white pelicans! By Lisa Johnson • Apr 27, 2018 Larry Weber with a wrap up of April stats (three times as much snow, but precipitation still below normal), the migrants who've shown up just in the last week, and happy news on the frog front. Backyard Almanac: ..."by the light ... of the silvery moon ..." By Lisa Johnson • Jan 26, 2018 Patti Petersen/Flickr Larry Weber says, once in a blue moon (like the one January 31), you should get out for a nice moonlight walk or ski or snowshoe tromp. Backyard Almanac - awesome, astrological August By Lisa Johnson • Aug 4, 2017 Goddard Science Visualization Studio, NASA First, we've got a full moon August 7. Then the Perseid meteor shower August 11-13. Then the "eclipse of the century" on August 21, 2017. No wonder Larry Weber thinks August is awesome!