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
9/1/12
Summer is fading into fall, and nights are lengthening as Mother Earth’s axis tilts back toward the winter solstice...
ICTMN Staff
8/30/12
On August 31, the moon will be full for the second time this month. Because of that, this one is called a blue moon—it almost never happens...
ICTMN Staff
8/25/12
It’s no moon , Venus , Jupiter or even Mars , but the eighth (and last, since Pluto was stripped of its status) planet in our solar system, Neptune, was at opposition on August 24...
ICTMN Staff
8/19/12
Chase Iron Eyes, an attorney and founding writer at LastRealIndians.com, is seen in this video asking people to unite to help save Pe' Sla, an important sacred site in the Black Hi...
ICTMN Staff
8/18/12
The sun is full of surprises: In what is perhaps a display of the feistiness that is destined to increase over the next couple of years until peaking in 2013–14 , it recently launc...
Gale Courey Toensing
8/18/12
Each spring since time immemorial, Lakota people have visited their sacred places in South Dakota’s Black Hills— Pahá Sápa in Lakota—to participate in ceremonies that both mark the...
ICTMN Staff
8/11/12
Word on the street: If you see no other meteor shower this year, make it this one...
ICTMN Staff
8/1/12
Ever mention something that happens “once in a blue moon”? Well brace yourselves—that moon will be here at the end of the month. Tonight, August 1, is the month’s first full moon...
ICTMN Staff
7/28/12
The major solar storms and resulting auroras of mid-July are but a taste of things to come as the sun reaches its maximum level of outbursts in its cycle...
ICTMN Staff
7/22/12
In terms of discoveries, astronomers could well call this the year of the galaxy, so many celestial surprises are they stumbling across as they peer at the farthest reaches of the ...

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