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Eclipses

Quadrantid Meteors Kickoff a Busy January 2019

Happy New Year! The beginning of the first month of the year is always a busy one for astronomy, and…

11 months ago

Mars Meets the MiniMoon During the Longest Total Lunar Eclipse of the Century

One of the top astronomy events of 2018 occurs on the evening of Friday, July 27th, when the Moon enters…

1 year ago

Get Set For a “Super Blue Blood Moon Total Lunar Eclipse”

Can you feel the tremor in the Force? Early next Wednesday morning internet astro-memes collide, in one of the big…

2 years ago

Incredible Solar Eclipse Images From Our Readers

Holy moly, that was awesome! Incredible, fantastic, amazing...there just aren't the words to describe what it is like to experience…

2 years ago

Prelude to Totality: A Final Look at the Total Solar Eclipse

It's hard to believe: we're now just one short weekend away from the big ticket astronomical event for 2017, as…

2 years ago

Gorgeous Images of the August 2017 Partial Lunar Eclipse

Just to get you in the mood for the upcoming total solar eclipse -- now less than two weeks away…

2 years ago

Join the Eclipse MegaMovie 2017 Chronicling the August Total Solar Eclipse

Ready for the "Great American Eclipse?" We're now less than six months out from the long-anticipated total solar eclipse spanning…

3 years ago

Ring of Fire: Catch the Only Annular Solar Eclipse of 2017 This Sunday

'Tis the season... eclipse season, that is, as an annular solar eclipse marks the end of the first cycle of…

3 years ago

Watch the Moon Make a Pass at Earth’s Shadow, Then Kiss Regulus This Valentine’s Weekend

In the southern hemisphere this weekend in the 'Land of Oz?' Are you missing out on the passage of Comet…

3 years ago

Ancient Annular: Dating Joshua’s Eclipse

Astronomy turns up in fascinating junctures in history. Besides just the romantic angle, we can actually pin down some contextual…

3 years ago