With visible planets becoming rarer by the day, I've got back to an old activity of discovering double stars.
Here are a couple of favourites located in the 'Little Bear' that I observed yesterday.
Pherkad is a colourful double. A blue 3rd magnitude star and an orange 5th magnitude star
Even a small telescope will show these two
Harder to find is the little companion to the Pole Star. (Polaris) A very small telescope ...