| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:32 PM
As the daytime crowds at Aliso Beach packed up and the sun started its descent into the sea Sunday evening, the beat rose.
Tucked into a corner of the beach, men with leathery skin and matted dreadlocks sat alongside chic blondes in lawn chairs around...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Star-gazers were in for a great show on the night of Saturday, Aug. 9, as the skies darkened and the moon rose. Besides the stunningly bright moon, which was on the verge of a "super moon," everyone who came out to Windsor Locks Public Library was not...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Proposed: The best kind of outdoor shower is a meteor shower.
And to let you test that proposition, Chicago’s Adler Planetarium is hosting its annual viewing party for the Perseid meteor shower, caused when Earth passes through the comet Swift-...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:39 PM
The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight and you don't want to miss it.
The Perseid meteor shower is usually one of the most prolific meteor showers of the year, with an estimated peak of 30 to 40 meteors zooming across the sky per hour.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 12:24 PM
One by one we rolled toward Dodger Stadium, in Hyundais, Jeeps and Teslas amid stretch limousines and black SUVs. We arrived via every avenue, more than 50,000 strong, part of a mass pilgrimage to see Paul McCartney. The last time he played the stadium...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Hey there sky watchers, it's supermoon time!
This Sunday, when the full moon rises in the night sky, it will appear about 14% bigger and 30% brighter than an average full moon. That's because the moon will turn full within the same hour that it is...
| Aug 4, 2014
All right Earthlings, it’s August. Time to put the finishing touches on your tin-foil hats and circle Aug. 10 on the calendar for the second of the three supermoons to take place this summer....
| Jul 15, 2014
An Ohio man recently asked people on the Internet to give him money to make some potato salad. He wanted $10 but wound up with nearly $50,000 and counting.
That's bad news for potatoes but good news for Zack Brown, who used the fundraising website...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
All right Earthlings, it’s August. Time to put the finishing touches on your tin-foil hats and circle Aug. 10 on the calendar for the second of the three supermoons to take place this summer.
A supermoon, or what the scientific community refers to...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:46 AM
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:12 AM
The first of three supermoons - the biggest, brightest full moons of the year - will rise in the sky Saturday evening.
The scientific term for the phenomenon is "perigee moon," according to an article posted on the NASA website.
Full moons vary in...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Summer just got brighter as the so-called "supermoon" is expected to light up the Earth early Saturday.
With it, the National Weather Service issued a warning to coastal areas of Southern California.
"High astronomical tides will occur this evening...