Look To The Skies! Watch Saturn Make A Beautifully Close Approach To Earth Tonight
1.3 billion kilometers is a great distance, but tonight consider it relatively close. That's how
far awayclose Saturn will be to the Earth tonight. What does that mean for you? It means that with a telescope -- even a cheap one -- you can get a beautiful view of another planet that's more than 800 million miles away. Oh, you don't have a telescope? Go buy a telescope. There's still time.Read on...
NASA Reveals Details of Russian Meteor Explosion [Video]
There were a lot more questions than answers when a meteor exploded over Russia's Ural mountains earlier this month, but NASA has finally come out with what details it can regarding the event. They've released a new ScienceCast video through their ScienceAtNASA YouTube channel that explains what happened, and why no one saw it coming.Read on...