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  • Moon takes little dip into Earth’s shadow

    The Moon near mid-eclipse with just the north-western limb darkened

    Most of the world, apart from the Americas, experienced a rare lunar eclipse yesterday – but one...

     
  • What is an eclipse of the Sun?

    What is an eclipse of the Sun?

    Eclipses come in two flavours – eclipses of the Sun and eclipses of the Moon. Both occur when...

     
  • What is an eclipse of the Moon?

    What is an eclipse of the Moon?

    A lunar eclipse is an eclipse in the true sense of the word because it happens when our Moon passes into...

     
  • Earliest colour photo of astro event

    Earliest colour photo of astro event

    This remarkable picture appears to be the first colour photograph of an astronomical expedition, perhaps...

     
  • Total eclipse only the rich will see

    Total eclipse only the rich will see

    Thousands of astronomers from all over the world are descending on remote Pacific islands for a spectacular...

     
  • Eclipse of the Moon is widely seen

    Eclipse of the Moon is widely seen

    Hopefully many of you managed to observe the total eclipse of the Moon this morning or last night depending...

     
  • Total eclipse of the Moon – Feb 20-21, 2008

    Total eclipse of the Moon – Feb 20-21, 2008

    A total lunar eclipse this month will be visible from Europe, Africa, western Asia, South America and...

     
  • Prime Time eclipse for Saturday night

    Prime Time eclipse for Saturday night

    A total eclipse of the Moon will make prime time viewing for the whole of Britain on Saturday night,...