Venus will shine exceptionally bright in the evening sky over the next several days.
A look at the eclipses of 2017, including the first total solar eclipse in nearly 40 years occurring in the lower 48 this year.
Venus will reach its highest point in the evening sky today. Meanwhile, the full wolf moon will rise.
The last day of 2016 will be the longest day of the year with a ‘leap second' being added before the clock strikes midnight.
The Cosmos will be ringing in the New Year in style with a comet appearing right next to the moon on New Year’s Eve.