Comet C/2013 US10 (Catalina) is now visible just above the eastern horizon before sunrise. People hoping to catch a glimpse Tuesday morning where greeted by an unexpected view. A fuel dump from a Japanese rocket made an interesting formation in the morning sky in the Southwestern states.
A massive magnetic filament eruption has sent a CME towards the earth. Check out an awesome video of the event. Meanwhile, we have the peak of the Leonid's meteor shower tonight.
Known for the most impressive displays of meteors in recorded history, the Leonids meteor shower is already underway. The peak of the shower is Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. A detailed look at the shower, including its amazing history are examined.
Improved viewing conditions are expected for most of the country this weekend as the Taurids slowly wind down. Just next week, the famous Leonids meteor shower peaks. Sky cover is outlooked.
Space junk will splash down in the Indian Ocean early Friday morning. And we are going to watch it live! Check out the slooh broadcast.
Up to the minute satellite imagery for viewing the peak of the Taurid meteor shower. But, it's a gradual peak, so the shower should continue to produce the occasional fireball for another several days. Tomorrow night's sky cover and Europe maps included.
The Southeast finally gets a break with clear skies through the Taurid peak. Stormy weather is a problem in many other areas. Check here to find your best chances for viewing the next two nights.
People from as far north as California's Sonoma Valley wine country and south to the Mexican border east into Arizona and Nevada were shocked with what they saw in the sky Saturday night.
The Aurora dazzled last night across Canada and the northern tier of the U.S. Check out some amazing pictures, including on of the best videos of the aurora I have seen. Taurid meteor composition is looked at. Plus, North America and Europe sky conditions through Monday.
A solar flare should help trigger some aurora activity this weekend. Updated viewing conditions and information about the Taurids. Lots of incredible pictures of the recent auroras and Taurid fireballs. Plus the crescent moon with the planets makes a great weekend photo-op