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Spectators around the world marvel at rare "blood moon" eclipse

There are several channels which are organising live streaming of the lunar eclipse . A blood moon is seen in the sky over Frankfurt, Germany, July 27, ...


Total Lunar Eclipse, July 2018

The longest total lunar eclipse of the century arrives Friday night, showcasing a blood moon for most of the Eastern Hemisphere. The moon was certainly pict...


Longest total lunar eclipse of the century to occur on July 27

As the moon lines up with the Earth and the Sun , the moon will darken in colour switching from its silvery glow to a rustic, dark red colour. "The rim of th...


The 21st century’s longest lunar eclipse next week

An eclipse occurs when the Earth comes between the moon and the sun, causing the Earth's shadow to cover the moon. However, those living in Africa, the Middle ...


Cloud cover set to block Northern Ireland's view of rare blood moon

The July 27, 2018 , lunar eclipse will put the moon fully in Earth's shadow for 1 hour, 42 minutes, and 57 seconds. If that doesn't resolve your FOMO, be...


Lunar Eclipse 2018: How to watch the Blood Moon eclipse today?

You can still catch the eclipse live despite being on the other side of the world, though! Dr Kenda Knowles, of the Astrophysics and Cosmology Research Unit...


Lunar eclipse: Moon will meet Mars today to create space symphony

The term blood moon isn't a scientific term but one coined colloquially. Rather than trying to get a close-up snap of the moon alone in the sky, consider it...


Lunar eclipse: Celestial lovers in for a treat

The period of complete eclipse - known as "totality", when the moon appears darkest - will last from 1930 to 2113 GMT. At 11:13 pm the moon starts recovering fr...


Where to watch tonight's lunar eclipse

Mars reaches opposition only once every 26 months, when Earth manages to overtake the planet in its tighter track around the sun. Our red moon will have some...


Wildfire Closes Parts Of Yosemite As Firefighters Try To Contain Blaze

The order for additional evacuations came as firefighters managed to contain about 25 percent of the fire, which grew by 727 acres overnight to a total of 38,52...


Paleontologists Discover Largest Dinosaur Foot to Date

At the time, they nicknamed the find "Bigfoot" and determined it was from " an extremely large animal ". Other researchers on the project include Femke Holwer...


Where and when to watch Friday's lunar eclipse in the UAE

Partial or penumbral eclipse begins at around 11:44 pm IST on Friday and will be visible from all parts of India . Grab your telescope and don't miss out...


Blood Moon: Pakistan awaits centurys longest lunar eclipse

On a black background. The longest total lunar eclipse of the century arrives Friday night, showcasing a blood moon for most of the Eastern Hemisphere. ...


Egypt Among Best Places to See Longest Lunar Eclipse of the Century

By observing the Moon with infrared cameras, such as the one on NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, scientists get a chance to see what happens when the surf...


‘Blood moon’: How to watch the longest lunar eclipse of the century

At least two lunar eclipses happen every year. [1] The dates of opposition and closest approach differ slightly. For four hours, it will be partly in the Ea...


Trump to propose blocking California’s clean vehicle standards

The Trump administration is looking to change a rule that allows California to regulate vehicle emissions for residents and freeze fuel efficiency standards at ...


Rare Celestial treat: Longest total Lunar Eclipse of century falls tomorrow

The total lunar eclipse will be the longest one so far this century, with the next eclipse of a similar length only due in 2123. The entire U.S. won't be ab...


Einstein’s theory of relativity was just proven, once again

In this case, it's a star named S2 that is in a 16-year orbit around the black hole. Gravitational redshift has been observed before by scientists, but this i...


The Milk Way galaxy's long-lost sibling was 'devoured' by Andromeda

This huge spiral galaxy lies 2.5 million light-years away from our planet in the Andromeda constellation and is thought to have acquired its vast halo by cl...


California Wine Shows Traces of Fukushima Fallout

As reported by The New York Times , according to researchers from the National center for scientific research , the cause of this was the accident at the Japa...