The moon will point the way to the usually elusive Mercury tonight (May 2).
Learn about skywatching, astronomy, star gazing, and comets in the night sky at space.com. View astrophotography and images of celestial bodies.
The Eta Aquarid meteor shower from late April to mid-May offers a long stretch of spectacular 'shooting stars' that even a casual observer can spot in the night sky.
Find out what's up in your night sky during May 2022 and how to see it in this Space.com stargazing guide.
Our May night sky viewing guide tells you which planets are visible in May's night sky and how you can see them.
Skywatchers across parts of the Southern Hemisphere were treated to the first partial eclipse of the year today (April 30).
Tune into a Virtual Telescope Project livestream to watch live as Jupiter and Venus meet in the night sky.
A partial solar eclipse occurs today (April 30) over parts of South America, Antarctica and the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. Here's what skywatchers can expect.
It will be visible across parts of Antarctica, the southern tip of South America, and the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.
The International Space Station and China's space station photobombed a four-planet line-up in the early morning sky for Italian astrophysicist Gianluca Masi.
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Venus and Jupiter — the two brightest planets in the sky — are headed for a close encounter tomorrow (April 30).
This year, humans on Earth will experience four eclipses: two of the sun and two of the moon. The first of these is a solar eclipse set to take place on Saturday, April 30th.
Buying Guide Monoculars aren't just for observing wildlife; they provide a wonderful experience while stargazing as well.
Buying guide Here are the best night vision binoculars, monoculars and goggles you can use after the sun sets.