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
3/7/16
Indonesia and other nations in the Pacific Ocean—though mostly the ocean itself—will be treated to a full solar eclipse on March 8–9, though the show will entirely miss Turtle Isla...
Terri Hansen
3/3/16
After 100 years of scientific inquiry into whether cataclysmic astrophysical events unleash gravitational waves into the fabric of space-time as theorized by Albert Einstein, scien...
ICTMN Staff
2/27/16
The Atacama Desert in Chile has been home to Indigenous Peoples of the same name for thousands of years...
ICTMN Staff
2/11/16
Editor’s Note: It’s the announcement of the century: physical evidence to support famed physicist Albert Einstein’s theory predicting the existence of gravitational waves, or “ripp...
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...

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