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  • The first meteor shower of 2016 is peaking

    Behold the majestic celestial display, the first for the New Year when the Quadrantid meteor storm will reach its peak early Monday morning with a spectacular show of ‘shooting stars’ most likely over North America and Europe.

  • Three planets align for rare display

    Venus, Jupiter and Mars to be seen together in the sky this week, in a rare grouping of the three planets.

  • Rare 'supermoon' eclipse unfolds tonight

    Sky-watchers around the world are in for a treat tonight and tomorrow when the shadow of earth casts a reddish glow on the moon, the result of rare combination of an eclipse with the closest full moon of the year.