2021 astronomy

Skywatcher’s Delight: Nova RS Ophiuchi in Outburst and Comet O1 Nishimura

The Perseids, a rare eruption of nova RS Ophiuchi and a challenging dawn comet round out an amazing week of…

2 months ago

The Tears of the Hero: Get Ready for the 2021 Perseid Meteors

A sure-fire summer shower, the Perseid meteors are set to put on a spectacular show this year.

2 months ago

Catch New Galactic Nova Herculis 2021 in Hercules the Hero

Now’s the time to catch Nova Herculis 2021, before it fades from view.

3 months ago

Solar Horns at Sunrise: Our Guide to the June 10th Annular Solar Eclipse

The only annular eclipse of 2021 will produce a fine annular eclipse across most of North America and Europe.

4 months ago

Catch Comet R4 ATLAS as it Nears Earth

Time to catch comet C/2020 R4 ATLAS… while you can.

5 months ago

New Binocular Nova Cas 2021 Flares in Cassiopeia

A ‘new star’ erupted into visibility over the past weekend, and continues to brighten.

6 months ago