New RSS Widget How Will the Sun’s Corona Look at Totality? 2017-08-16T15:27:21.000000000+00:00 Updated 8/16 to include Predictive Science, Inc.'s predictions. The total solar eclipse is less than three weeks away, but researchers already have a good indication of how the Sun’s corona will look when it comes into view. The post How Will the Sun’s Corona Look at Totality? appeared first on S... Will Monday’s Total Eclipse Change Your Life? 2017-08-16T13:37:15.000000000+00:00 Total eclipses have the power to touch us deeply and reverberate through our life in unexpected ways. The post Will Monday’s Total Eclipse Change Your Life? appeared first on Sky & Telescope. Curiosity Rover Watches Clouds on Mars 2017-08-15T20:03:40.000000000+00:00 Barely visible water-ice clouds coast across Mars’s skies in new videos from the Curiosity rover. The post Curiosity Rover Watches Clouds on Mars appeared first on Sky & Telescope. Four Exoplanets Might Orbit Sun-like Star 2017-08-15T16:28:10.000000000+00:00 Astronomers have used an innovative technique to discover four super-Earth-size planet candidates orbiting Tau Ceti, a Sun-like star 12 light-years away. The post Four Exoplanets Might Orbit Sun-like Star appeared first on Sky & Telescope. Best Exomoon Candidate Yet? 2017-08-15T13:31:35.000000000+00:00 Astronomers have found one of the best exomoon candidates in data collected by the Kepler spacecraft. The post Best Exomoon Candidate Yet? appeared first on Sky & Telescope. New Age Estimate for TRAPPIST-1 2017-08-15T12:55:52.000000000+00:00 A new study suggests that the seven-planet dwarf star could be much older than the Sun. The post New Age Estimate for TRAPPIST-1 appeared first on Sky & Telescope. The Solar Eclipse for the Rest of Us 2017-08-14T20:14:40.000000000+00:00 Totality watchers get the best show, but a far greater number of people will be in partial eclipse territory. Here's how to make the most of it. The post The Solar Eclipse for the Rest of Us appeared first on Sky & Telescope. Solar Eclipse Apps You’ll Need on Eclipse Day 2017-08-14T14:42:13.000000000+00:00 Want to know when the eclipse begins and ends in your hometown, or what's the quickest way to the path of totality? Looking for an eclipse countdown timer? There are eclipse apps for that! The post Solar Eclipse Apps You’ll Need on Eclipse Day appeared first on Sky & Telescope. Huge Storm Rages on Neptune 2017-08-12T12:02:03.000000000+00:00 A huge, white storm is raging on Neptune, and its location is baffling astronomers. How can a storm system this large exist at the planet's equator? The post Huge Storm Rages on Neptune appeared first on Sky & Telescope. How Do Earth-Sized, Short-Period Planets Form? 2017-08-10T18:53:52.000000000+00:00 Matching theory to observation often requires creative detective work. In a new study, scientists have used a clever test to reveal clues about the birth of speedy, Earth-sized planets. The post How Do Earth-Sized, Short-Period Planets Form? appeared first on Sky & Telescope.