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
3/20/12
At precisely 1:14 a.m. on March 20, the sun passed directly over the equator, marking the vernal equinox and the start of spring...
ICTMN Staff
3/12/12
Having drawn closer and closer together and rendezvousing with the moon at the end of February, Venus and Jupiter, the two brightest objects in the sky, are putting on a show this ...
ICTMN Staff
3/12/12
Dragging from the loss of that hour to Daylight Savings Time? Apocalyptic predictions bringing you down? Never fear. NASA is here to help...
ICTMN Staff
3/8/12
The geomagnetic storm unleashed by the sun’s coronal mass ejections (CME) of a few days ago was helping Mother Earth celebrate International Women’s Day on Thursday afternoon March...
ICTMN Staff
3/7/12
The sun has unleashed a solar flare of the magnitude that glanced off Earth’s northern magnetic pole in late January, NASA scientists say—only this one is headed straight toward us...
ICTMN Staff
3/3/12
Well, it's the warrior planet, so it won't get too, too friendly...
ICTMN Staff
2/29/12
It’s Leap Year Day, February 29, giving some people an elusive birthday and others the chance to ask their beau for a ring...
ICTMN Staff
2/28/12
It took 25,000 supercomputer processors and 11 days to calculate the motions of 180 billion simulated electromagnetic particles in space...
ICTMN Staff
2/25/12
It has been hard to miss: All week we’ve seen Venus and Jupiter, the two brightest objects in the sky this week, edge closer and closer together...
ICTMN Staff
2/23/12
Alaska residents in the mainly Native town of Venetie have been offered $1,200 for information leading to a piece of fallen rocket and $500 for nose cones, doors, payloads and othe...

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