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
11/20/12
Astronomers weren’t expecting much from this year’s incarnation of the Leonid meteor shower, but those flecks of rock smacking into Mother Earth’s atmosphere have surprised observe...
ICTMN Staff
11/20/12
Astronomers may operate in the dark, but they actually want to share the light. Starlight, that is...
ICTMN Staff
11/16/12
The stars, they are a’flying once again...
ICTMN Staff
11/14/12
In a stunning display, the sun devoured by the moon just as the golden orb peeked over the ocean off Cairns, Australia...
ICTMN Staff
11/13/12
Cairns, Australia, is all pumped up for its first total solar eclipse in more than 1,300 years, and its people are eager to share this singular event with the world...
ICTMN Staff
11/11/12
Insomniacs, fishers and other pre-dawn perambulators may want to turn their eyes skyward as Veterans Day proper segues into the holiday Monday, checking for fireballs from the Taur...
ICTMN Staff
11/10/12
For the second time this year, the moon will eclipse the sun...
ICTMN Staff
10/20/12
It's that time of year again, when Mother Earth's orbit takes us through the remants of the tail of Halley's Comet to give us one of the year's most spectacular meteor showers: the...
ICTMN Staff
10/16/12
In the Native community, deep-space rocks are not just astronomical curiosities; they are sacred objects...
ICTMN Staff
10/14/12
Filmmaker and director Tom Lowe has turned time-lapse photography into cinematographic art, and that is nowhere demonstrated more breathtakingly than in his movie TimeScapes, which...

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