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Most of us who are stuck in urban areas really do not get to enjoy a vast sky full of stars. Growing up out in the country, we took the star filled skies for granted. Now, it appears that special places are better for stargazers. And some are quite spectacular. Do you remember laying on the lawn in your yard, and staring up at the sky when you were a kid? Definition of a stargazer: a person who stargazes, as an astronomer or astrologer. A dreamer. An impractical idealist. Any of several marine fishes of the family Uranoscopidae, having eyes on the top of head. Sand stargazer. From AFAR: But there’s nothing quite like looking up into an expansive night sky dotted with shooting stars, planets, and constellations. The url= read more
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