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
2/22/14
Having admired one another from afar during the early part of February—one in evening and the other in the barely nascent morning—the moon and Venus will reunite in the pre-dawn sk...
ICTMN Staff
2/17/14
Near-Earth asteroid 2000 EM26 is one of the thousands that fly by Earth each year, and it will cruise by us tonight, broadcast online at both Space.com and the Slooh Space Camera...
ICTMN Staff
2/15/14
The moon was brilliantly full for the day of lovers on February 14, but the light-filled fun extends through the weekend, as Venus joins in with its most brilliant show of light fo...
ICTMN Staff
2/12/14
With extreme cold enveloping so much of Turtle Island, the concept of global warming may be the furthest thing from everyone’s minds...
ICTMN Staff
2/8/14
Venus, seen by so many cultures as the planet of love, will be appropriately brilliant this week, leading up to Valentine’s Day—so bright, in fact, that sky gazers may even see a s...
ICTMN Staff
2/4/14
Chickasaw astronaut John B. Herrington is well known as the first American Indian to blast off into space...
ICTMN Staff
2/2/14
While everyone focuses on the Super Bowl, a diminutive mammal that gets its literal 15 minutes of fame once a year will peek out of its winter home, one state over...
ICTMN Staff
2/1/14
Its name means scorching or sparkling, derived from ancient Egyptian...
ICTMN Staff
1/29/14
We knew it was cold. But just how cold we are can now be seen from space. For the second time this winter, Arctic air has descended as far south as the southern states...
ICTMN Staff
1/25/14
Elusive Mercury, usually too close to the sun to be seen, is at its most visible in the coming week...

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