Perseid Meteor Shower!
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Spectacular Perseid Meteor Shower 2017 - All Eyes on the Skies
The annual August Perseid meteor shower probably ranks as the all-time favorite meteor shower of the year. The peak of this spectacular meteor shower is coming in just a few days! In 2017, the Perse...
How to see the 2017 Delta Aquariid meteor shower
Your guide to catching a glimpse of the Delta Aquariid meteors, peaking across the southern hemisphere on July 27 and 28.
Wyoming Stargazing $raquo; Blog Archive 100 Days Until Totality! 50 Days Left – Photography Part 3: To Get the Shot with the Grand Teton - Wyoming Stargazing
Want to capture the eclipse and the Grand Teton in the same frame? It’s going to be tough, considering the Sun will be at an elevation of 50° above the horizon. With a wide enough angle lens, there ar...
Mysterious radio bursts might power alien ships
No one's sure what fast radio bursts are, so some Harvard scientists asked: Why not aliens? Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/67725/ Find more vid...
The Shortest Day: The Science of the Winter Solstice
Find out why Monday marks the beginning of winter.
When to watch the closest supermoon
The moon hasn't been this close since 1948 and won't be again until 2034. West of the International Date Line, watch November 14. In the Americas, watch tonight
X-ray Echoes Map a Black Hole’s Disk
Some 3.9 billion years ago in the heart of a distant galaxy, the tidal pull of a monster black hole shredded a star that wandered too close. X-rays produced ...
The biggest explosions in the Universe
These bursts are a million times brighter than entire galaxies
Hubble Captures The Beating Heart Of The Crab Nebula
Peering deep into the core of the Crab Nebula, this close-up image reveals the beating heart of one of the most historic and intensively studied remnants of a supernova — an exploding star.
Massive, Ancient Asteroid Crater may Provide Clues to Dinosaur Extinction
Scientists digging deep into the Gulf of Mexico say they have cracked into a crater, formed some 65 million years ago after a massive asteroid struck the earth. The 33-member team of scientists from a...
After Black Holes Collide, a Puzzling Flash
A surprising flash that accompanied a black hole collision is leading physicists to rethink what black holes can do.
The Cosmic Hunt For Fast Radio Bursts Just Got A Surprising New Twist
For the first time, one of the signals has been caught repeating. Last week, scientists reported a huge step in the hunt for mysterious cosmic phenomena known as Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs). But now thei...
Astronomers Have Found The Brightest Supernova Yet
A brilliant explosion spotted in a galaxy far, far away is the brightest supernova ever recorded, astronomers announced today. Picked up by a night-sky survey, the explosion happened 3.8 billion light...
Mysterious Cosmic Radio Waves Could Have Come From A Starquake, Study Finds
For almost 10 years, astronomers have been trying to track down the source of mysterious cosmic radiowaves called Fast Radio Bursts (FRBs), which are brighter than our Sun, packed with energy, and fla...
Fast Radio Bursts Mystify Experts — for Now
What shines brighter than the Sun, appears for only a split second and lights up Earth’s skies thousands of times each day? If you’re stumped, don’t worry—experts are too. For nearly a decade, astrop...
Dwarf nova
A U Geminorum-type variable star, or dwarf nova (pl. novae) is a type of cataclysmic variable star consisting of a close binary star system in which one of the components is a white dwarf that accret...
Dwarf nova - Wikipedia
Gamma-ray burst
Gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) are flashes of gamma rays associated with extremely energetic explosions that have been observed in distant galaxies. They are the brightest electromagnetic events known to occ...
Gamma-ray burst - Wikipedia
Impact event
An impact event is a collision between celestial objects causing measurable effects. Impact events have physical consequences and have been found to regularly occur in planetary systems, though the m...
Impact event - Wikipedia
Novae
Novae is an archaeological site situated on the Danube in northern Bulgaria, about 4 kilometres east of the modern town Svishtov. It was a legionary base and late Roman town in the Roman province Moes...
Novae - Wikipedia
Supernova
A supernova is a stellar explosion that briefly outshines an entire galaxy, radiating as much energy as the Sun or any ordinary star is expected to emit over its entire life span, before fading from v...
Supernova - Wikipedia
Perseid Meteor Shower!
Perseid Meteor Shower! I Freaking Love Nature For More spread this so everyone can enjoy!
Impact winter
An impact winter is a period of prolonged cold weather due to the impact of a large asteroid or comet on the Earth's surface. If an asteroid were to strike land or a shallow body of water, it would ej...
SN 2008ha
SN 2008ha was a type Ia supernova which was first observed around November 7, 2008 in the galaxy UGC 12682, which lies in the constellation Pegasus at a distance of about 21.3 megaparsecs (69 Mly...
SN 2008ha - Wikipedia
Wyoming Stargazing $raquo; Blog Archive 100 Days Until Totality! 50 Days Left – Photography Part 3: To Get the Shot with the Grand Teton - Wyoming Stargazing
Want to capture the eclipse and the Grand Teton in the same frame? It’s going to be tough, considering the Sun will be at an elevation of 50° above the horizon. With a wide enough angle lens, there ar...
The Shortest Day: The Science of the Winter Solstice
Find out why Monday marks the beginning of winter.
When to watch the closest supermoon
The moon hasn't been this close since 1948 and won't be again until 2034. West of the International Date Line, watch November 14. In the Americas, watch tonight