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
1/26/13
By any name…. January’s full moon will be bright and fly high...
ICTMN Staff
1/25/13
Human beings have long navigated by the stars...
ICTMN Staff
1/20/13
The moon and Jupiter are gearing up for an inauguration show of their own: On January 21, the day Barack Obama is sworn in for his second term, Mother Earth’s satellite and the sol...
ICTMN Staff
1/1/13
A newly noted comet is rocketing toward the sun, and by the time it gets near Earth at the end of 2013, it may very well outshine the full moon, astronomers say...
ICTMN Staff
12/29/12
Now that the Mayan apocalypse (so called by everyone except the Maya) has come and gone, we can once again scan the skies without trepidation...
ICTMN Staff
12/25/12
It's Christmastime, and what more fitting an end to the day that celebrates the birth of a blessed child, and the coming of the light, than a conjunction between two of the sky’s b...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
From Hale-Bopp, the famous comet, to the near-forgotten Hen of Leeds, history is littered with failed apocalyptic predictions...
ICTMN Staff
12/21/12
At 6:12 a.m. today, the earth’s North Pole was tilted as far away from the sun as it ever gets...
ICTMN Staff
12/20/12
“In the Hopi teachings,” he began, “we are told that toward the end of the world, Spider Woman will come back and she will weave her web across the landscape...
ICTMN Staff
12/20/12
Dozens of prophesized doomsdays have passed uneventfully, and then society inevitably anticipates the next end-of-the world date...

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