We’re all familiar with the phrase “raining cats and dogs,” but what about spiders and frogs? Since biblical times, there have been reports of strange things falling from the sky, often with little or no explanation, leaving people baffled – and often messy.
On Sunday, you will be able to view the biggest and brightest moon in 20 years. It will be the second and largest of the three to appear this summer. It will make the moon appear 14 percent closer and 30 percent brighter than usually.
We’ve all seen fireworks at night, but what about on a sunny afternoon?
The interactive Cloud Lamp, a bolt of genius, will storm the scene at home to thunderous effect.
What is that light in the sky? Perhaps one of humanity’s more common questions, an answer may result from a few quick observations.
The pristine night sky — chock full of gleaming stars and awe-inspiring views of our Milky Way galaxy — comes to life in a magnificent time-lapse video shot from El Teide, Spain’s highest mountain. It’s renowned as one of the best places in the world to photograph stars.