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
5/13/12
The discovery of a Mayan calendar that blows away all new-agey notions of an impending apocalypse on December 21, 2012, notwithstanding, we are not in the clear yet...
ICTMN Staff
5/11/12
A team of archaeologists has discovered a series of murals deep in the Guatemalan jungle, one of them a calendar that looks far into the future, the scientists announced on May 10...
ICTMN Staff
5/5/12
Everyone’s buzzing about the giant moon about to hit Earth...
ICTMN Staff
4/29/12
The Popocatépetl volcano (the word is Aztec for "smoking mountain") has been spewing ash, rocks and other material for nearly two weeks now, so prominently that a NASA satellite ca...
ICTMN Staff
4/25/12
The photograph titled “Earthrise,” taken on Christmas Eve 1968, is credited with sparking the environmental movement and inspiring Earth Day , which was declared in 1972...
ICTMN Staff
4/24/12
Not content with going to the depths of the ocean, Titanic and Avatar director James Cameron, whose famous declaration “I’m king of the world!” marked his ascension to the Oscar th...
ICTMN Staff
4/23/12
The Lyrids lit up the night sky on Saturday-Sunday, and then delivered a parting shot over Nevada and northern California—a fireball that streaked across the sky on Sunday at aroun...

Earth Day 2012 is a time to reflect on our

ICTMN Staff
4/21/12
It's a veritable sky party on the night of April 21, as 15–20 or even more Lyrid meteors shower down hourly upon the skies of Mother Earth...
ICTMN Staff
4/20/12
So far in 2012 we’ve seen flaming aurora borealis displays associated with increased solar activity , with even better to come in the next year or two...

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