The sun is flipping out. Magnetically, that is. Every 11...
In the ongoing debate over whether Voyager 1 has actually...
The best meteor show of the year is here, and it promises...
August is upon us, and the fireballs have already started....
  Exactly 44 years ago, on July 20, 1969, the human race...
The sight of Mother Earth hanging out there all exposed and...
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Astronomy

Lisa J. Ellwood
1/24/16
Two of my nerdiest interests have always been astronomy and space travel...
ICTMN Staff
1/19/16
In an alignment not seen since 2005, a slew of planets will align across the pre-dawn sky for nearly a month starting just before sunrise on Wednesday January 20...
ICTMN Staff
1/13/16
With wildfires an ever-growing threat, help is arriving from all quarters. Now, a satellite sensor is enabling NASA to monitor them from space...
ICTMN Staff
1/9/16
A solar eclipse that goes back in time, six super moons (three of them invisible) and a catapulting comet mark the skies of 2016...
ICTMN Staff
1/7/16
We denizens of the Blue Marble cannot get enough of our Mother Earth from space, and that goes for NASA as well...
ICTMN Staff
1/2/16
The year 2016 has been rung in, and here to greet it are the Quadrantid meteors, the debris stream from asteroid 2003 EH1 that Mother Earth tumbles through each January...
ICTMN Staff
12/27/15
Winter, Star Wars , a grave robber and a Christmas full moon were just some of the headlines grabbing attention in Indian country this past week...
ICTMN Staff
12/24/15
The Star of Bethlehem will have some competition this year, as Christmas morning graces us with the first full moon on this day since 1977. At precisely 6:11 a.m...
ICTMN Staff
12/22/15
They might be drowned out by the almost-full moon, but if you are away from city lights and can squint, you might catch an Ursid Meteor or two overnight December 22–23, with the be...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/15
Storytelling season. Holidays. Darkness giving way to light. From the ancient to the modern, one thing stays the same: the waning and returning of the light...

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