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1/9/16
A solar eclipse that goes back in time, six super moons (three of them invisible) and a catapulting comet mark the skies of 2016...
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1/2/16
The year 2016 has been rung in, and here to greet it are the Quadrantid meteors, the debris stream from asteroid 2003 EH1 that Mother Earth tumbles through each January...
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12/22/15
They might be drowned out by the almost-full moon, but if you are away from city lights and can squint, you might catch an Ursid Meteor or two overnight December 22–23, with the be...
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12/12/15
They emanate from the twin constellation Gemini, so it’s only fitting that the Geminid meteor shower should be double the fun of the year’s others...
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11/17/15
Every 33 years the Leonid meteor shower, consisting of debris from comet Tempel-Tuttle, churns up a firestorm, with thousands of meteors per hour as happened in 1833...
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11/5/15
Normally the Taurid meteor shower is nothing much to look at, but this year it is serving up an extra array of fireballs, astronomers say...
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10/19/15
Famed Halley’s Comet will not visit us again until 2061, but the remnants of its passage will light up our skies this week with the Orionid meteor shower...
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10/7/15
Avid sky watchers will be delighted on Thursday October 8, a day bracketed by two astronomical wonders: a dawn dance of Venus, Mars and Jupiter under a crescent moon, and the Draco...
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8/11/15
One of the most spectacular meteor showers of the year is here, and this one promises to be a stunner. In fact, conditions are so perfect that it might just be mind-blowing...
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5/5/15
Squint and you might catch a glimpse of the Eta Aquarids, debris from Halley’s Comet, if you get up before dawn on Wednesday May 6...

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