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
5/3/14
Those who are livin’ la vida loca in honor of Cinco de Mayo may see dancing stars, but it won’t be from the tequila...
ICTMN Staff
4/26/14
You know those couples who cannot stop canoodling in public? Well, that holds for the sky too...
ICTMN Staff
4/12/14
The Internal Revenue Service may be preparing to bleed some of us on Tax Day, but that’s no match for what Earth has in store for its little sibling. At about 2 a.m...
Geoffrey Sea
4/8/14
A consortium of preservation groups made history on March 18 by winning a land auction for one of the most important surviving Adena earthworks of the Ohio Valley...
ICTMN Staff
4/5/14
April is here, the month of Aries and fiery Mars, known aptly as the Red Planet...
ICTMN Staff
3/29/14
Twice a year the night sky casts an ethereal glow known as the zodiacal light. It’s an equinox thing, occurring only in fall and spring...
ICTMN Staff
3/26/14
Venus and the moon cannot stay away from one another, and they are at it again this week, this time in the pre-dawn sky...
ICTMN Staff
3/23/14
What other language but Icelandic could capture the depths of what it's like to exist atop a volcano?...
ICTMN Staff
3/22/14
Spring has sprung, and the moon and Venus will not wait long to get down to business. The satellite and the planet will get cozy just before dawn on March 27...
ICTMN Staff
3/20/14
Though belied by the continuing chill in the Northeast, the astronomical fact is irrefutable: Spring has arrived. On March 20 at exactly 12:57 p.m...

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