Published March 11, 2009
As has been the case with other launches to the International Space Station, this upcoming launch will bring the shuttle's path nearly parallel to the U.S. East Coast.
Published August 08, 2008
Perseid Meteor Shower expected to peak on Aug. 12, with best views in dark country spots in North America, particularly in the western states.
Published February 08, 2008
Certain lunar eclipses had an overwhelming effect on historic events. One of the most famous examples is the trick pulled by Christopher Columbus.
Published January 04, 2008
Quadrantid meteor shower due to reach maximum in predawn hours of Friday, Jan. 4.
Published December 11, 2007
It doesn't get much better than the Geminid meteor shower, but be sure to bundle up if you're in the Northern Hemisphere.
Published November 19, 2007
But display won't be as spectacular as in earlier part of this decade, when parent comet had recently passed by.
Published November 05, 2007
Comet Holmes, first spotted in 1892, has suddenly and mysteriously become much brighter.
Published October 19, 2007
This year's Orionid meteor shower expected to include dust from Halley's Comet.
Published August 24, 2007
Most of U.S., Canada will be able to see at least part of eclipse, with best viewing in West.
Published August 10, 2007
Annual Perseid meteor shower expected to be at best this year, producing one or two meteors per minute during peak hours.