Saturn is in "opposition" on April 27 and April 28, 2013. (Credit: NASA image)

New England Has Beautiful View Of Saturn

With Saturn and Earth at a close point in their orbits around the Sun, New England residents will have a spectacular view of the Ringed Planet for the next few weeks.


This undated image taken by the Hubble telescope shows Pluto and its moons: Charon, Nix, and Hydra. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

Scientists Asking For Help Naming Pluto’s Recently Discovered Moons

Have you ever wanted to name a planet?


(Photo Credit: PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/GettyImages)

Extremely Rare Transit Of Venus Occuring Tuesday

It’s an astronomical event that nobody alive today will ever get to witness again, and it is going on this evening!


A night show in the summer skies

Check the skies Friday night for the Perseid meteor shower.