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Watch A Never Before Seen Comet That Scientists Claim Is "From a Completely Different Solar System, Far Away"

There’s a very strange comet flying through our solar neighborhood that unlike any other comet astronomers have seen.

This had led some to speculate that this comet is not from around here — instead, it came to us from a completely different solar system, far way. 1,060 more words

End Time Prophecy

Rare Blue Moon Returns Friday After 3-Year Hiatus

(CBS SF) — Skywatchers are in for a rare treat this Friday as a Blue Moon takes center stage for a show that happens once every three years. 249 more words


Watch the Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower Live

The Delta Aquarid meteor shower is set to light up skies across the globe with shooting stars in the wee hours of Wednesday morning.

While the Delta Aquarid meteor shower started on July 12 and is expected to continue until Aug. 131 more words

Best chance to see meteor shower tonight

The Delta Aquarid meteor shower isn’t as well known as the Perseid meteor shower, which peaks next month, but is still worth looking for.

A waxing gibbous moon won’t help seeing the mysterious Delta Aquarid meteors as the shower is at its strongest beginning tonight through the weekend. 154 more words


Meteor Shower

Somewhere on the vast internet, I found a writing prompt which said: write a short story which ends with a meteor shower. I instantly came up with this, and I wrote it down, without much thought or revision. 363 more words

Short Story

Cover Up? Company Plans To Release Pellets From Satellite To Allow 'Meteor Shower On Demand'

Part of the excitement of  seeing a meteor is the dumb luck involved in being in the right place at the right time.

Outside of known meteor showers, these celestial wonders don’t exactly appear when you expect them to. 611 more words


The Beginners' Guide to Watching a Meteor Shower

Think astronomy is just for science nerds? Well you’re wrong! Watching a meteor shower is one of the easiest ways of enjoying the night sky in all its glory, since you don’t need any special equipment or astronomical knowledge. 914 more words