Topic: Joe Rao
Moon meet Jupiter, Jupiter meet moon. The two most brilliant objects in our current night sky will make for an eye-catching duo tonight, weather permitting.
10/13/2011 07:52 pm
Harvest moon: This month's full moon appears low in the southeastern sky, traditionally offering extra light so that farmers could gather their crops later into the evening.
09/12/2011 03:35 pm
Perseid meteor shower fans should go out Wednesday and Thursday a.m. to avoid the glare from the moon. The Perseid meteor shower peak is Aug. 13.
08/09/2011 10:16 am
The Space Shuttle Endeavour will be visible in the night sky early Tuesday morning. When can you see Endeavor, on it's last mission, and where should you look?
05/31/2011 11:10 am
A massive fireball lit up the daytime sky over much of the East Coast on Monday, as what was most likely a meteor burned up in the earth's atmosphere.
02/16/2011 01:09 pm
Solar flare - one of the biggest in four years - shot from the sun on Sunday. Scientists predict that a solar flare of this size - and traveling toward Earth - could produce a dramatic light show. Did it?
02/16/2011 08:47 am
New zodiac signs 2011: Thanks to a wobble in the earth's axis, the astrological positions calculated some 2,000 years ago no longer apply. And even back then it was a big load of nonsense.
01/13/2011 03:55 pm
Meteor shower enthusiasts will be able to enjoy this year's Perseids this week, which will peak on the night of August 12.
08/10/2010 10:37 am
Lunar eclipse: Observers in the western and central North America get a view of a full moon with the earth's shadow passing over it in a partial lunar eclipse.
06/25/2010 09:14 pm