When is the Next Lunar Eclipse?
Understanding Lunar Eclipses: What are They and How do They Occur? A lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth passes between the Sun and the Moon, causing the Moon to fall within the Earth’s shadow. This alignment of the Sun, Earth, and Moon happens only during a full moon phase, and it results in a temporary dimming of the Moon’s bright,…Read More »
When is the Next Meteor Shower?
Schedule of Upcoming Meteor Showers If you’re a stargazer or an astronomy enthusiast, then watching a meteor shower can be a breathtaking experience. Meteor showers occur when the Earth passes through the debris left behind by a comet or asteroid, which burns up upon entering the Earth’s atmosphere, creating bright streaks of light in the sky. If you’re wondering when…Read More »