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
6/22/13
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Park is inviting visitors to witness the solstice as Native Americans would have 1,000 years ago, at Woodhenge on June 23...
ICTMN Staff
6/22/13
It’s the moon to end all moons, the biggest and brightest of 2013, and it will be sitting pretty in the sky overnight on Saturday June 22 to Sunday June 23...
ICTMN Staff
6/21/13
Summer has officially dawned, bathing Turtle Island and the rest of the Northern Hemisphere in the most sunshine it will get all year...
ICTMN Staff
6/15/13
It’s a wonderland of receding planetary bodies and galaxy clusters that takes us to the edges of our cosmic horizon, looking from the outside in at what resembles a dense blue sphe...
ICTMN Staff
6/15/13
Antarctic ice, long thought to be disappearing more slowly than that of the Arctic or even growing slightly, has been sneakily melting from underneath, a new study shows...
ICTMN Staff
6/10/13
Insomniacs rejoice, for the sleepless who gaze skyward at about 3:30 a.m...
ICTMN Staff
6/8/13
Diaphanous, ephemeral, the clouds of summer sunsets that usually arrive in June are early this year, and some researchers believe that may be fueled by climate change...
ICTMN Staff
6/1/13
While Mercury, Jupiter and Venus have been triangulating and elongating, taking new positions each night just after sunset, the days have been lengthening and lengthening as the su...
ICTMN Staff
5/31/13
The literal mother of all asteroids—as far as Near Earth Objects are concerned, at any rate—is shooting by this afternoon...
ICTMN Staff
5/28/13
If it weren’t pouring rain and overcast, we would be seeing the famous phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge right now...

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