Start A Petition

Science & Tech

The Undark Nights of Summer
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Earth, sky, summer twilight )

- 30 days ago -
Guy Ottewell lives in England. His illustrations of 3-dimensional space are illuminating. Long summer twilights, explained.
We Go Between the Sun and Jupiter June 10
Science & Tech  (tags: space, sky, Earth, Sun, Jupiter )

- 37 days ago -
Jupiter is now 25X brighter than Antares. Opposition occurs on June 10, when it rises at Sunset and reaches it's highest point in your sky at Midnight. This is the finest apparition currently in the evening sky.
Iridescent Cloud? Or Circumhorizon Arc?
Science & Tech  (tags: sky, clouds, earth, atmosphere )

- 37 days ago -
It's easy to confuse these 2 elusive, colorful, beautiful daytime sky phenomena. How can you tell the difference?
1st Quarter Moon Is June 9-10
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, moon, sky, space )

- 37 days ago -
The 1st quarter moon comes on June 10 at 05:59 UTC. You'll find the moon high up at sunset on both June 9 and June 10. It appears nearly or completely half-illuminated, like half a pie.
Why Is The Night Sky Black?
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, universe, sky, Doppler Effect, Hubble, universe )

- 1317 days ago -
It sounds obvious. That's what night is. The sun has set and when you look up at the sky, it's black. Except where there's a star, of course. The stars are bright and shiny.
Amateur Astronomer Catches Cosmic 'Tadpoles' in Celestial Sea (Photo)
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, humans, NewTechnology, cosmic tadpoles, beautiful, amateur astronomer, sky, night )

- 2031 days ago -
Cosmic tadpoles appear to swim through a distant celestial sea in this beautiful night sky view captured by an amateur astronomer.
More Space Junk Falling This Weekend
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, environment, nasa, news, science, space, safety, space junk, sky, Russia, Mars, probe, crash, earth, Phobos-Grunt, spacecraft, re-entry )

- 2740 days ago -
Brace yourselves for another 13.5 tons of space junk falling to earth between Saturday and Monday. Thinking Chicken Little was right after all... take cover, the sky really IS falling!
Planck Unveils the Universe -- Now and Then
Science & Tech  (tags: Unveils, sky, Universe, stars )

- 3297 days ago -
ESA's Planck mission has delivered its first all-sky image. It not only provides new insight into the way stars and galaxies form but also tells us how the Universe itself came to life after the Big Bang.
'Polar Rain' Is Triggering New Kind of Aurora
Science & Tech  (tags: Earth, poles, auroras, polar rain auroras, satellite images, sky, Antarctic )

- 4268 days ago -
A previously undiscovered type of aurora could be brightening the skies over the poles, according to satellite images of the Antarctic. Polar rain auroras are likely to be common occurrences which nobody has distinguished from traditional aurora.
The Truth Behind This Month's Blue Moon
Science & Tech  (tags: space, science, discovery, scientists, sky )

- 4432 days ago -
Thursday, May 31 brings us the second of two full Moons for North Americans this month. Some almanacs and calendars assert that when two full Moons occur within a calendar month, that the second full Moon is called the "Blue Moon."

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with sky

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Animae C 21 popular stories

2. Elle B 18 popular stories

3. Freya H 17 popular stories

4. Paulo R 16 popular stories

5. Mike R 15 popular stories

6. Peggy B 14 popular stories

7. Danuta W 13 popular stories

8. Anne M 13 popular stories

9. Marty Powell 12 popular stories

10. Lone F 11 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.