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

ICTMN Staff
11/13/16
It’s a moon so big it will cover two nights. It’s a super moon to end all super moons, and it is happening on Sunday November 13 and Monday November 14...
ICTMN Staff
10/20/16
Halley’s Comet only passes by Mother Earth every 75 years, but twice a year it sends emissaries in the form of shooting stars...
ICTMN Staff
10/7/16
They are not known for their lustrousness, but the Draconid meteors that grace the skies each October do stand out for two reasons: They are the precursor to a slew of showers betw...
ICTMN Staff
9/22/16
It may be boiling hot across large swathes of Turtle Island, but the underlying reality has not changed: Today marks the first day of fall in the Northern Hemisphere...
dresden-codex
Steve Russell
8/24/16
New research on the Dresden Codex, one of only three that escaped the bonfires the Spanish conquistadors made of Mayan libraries, appears to show that what was at first considered ...
ICTMN Staff
8/10/16
The Perseid meteor shower is known as the one not to miss annually...
ICTMN Staff
7/28/16
The slightly mysterious Delta Aquarid meteor shower is in full swing this week, peaking on July 28 and 29 for those who don’t mind getting up mega-early or staying up way past thei...
ICTMN Staff
7/7/16
A shimmering sight awaits anyone who looks westward on July 8 or 9, as the waxing crescent moon rises almost in tandem with luminous Jupiter...
Terri Hansen
6/28/16
Meet three Extraplanetory Swarmies: Chappie, Eva, and Wally...

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