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Venus and Jupiter Puton Show Tonight

Mario De Leo Winkler | Posted 07.01.2015 | Science
Mario De Leo Winkler

What are those two bright stars on the West after sunset? They are actually planets, Venus and Jupiter coming into conjunction, in other words, near each other as seen from Earth.

Brightest Planets Meet on Tuesday

Dean Regas | Posted 06.26.2015 | Science
Dean Regas

You've probably seen them in the evening: two suspiciously bright lights in the western sky. What are they? Planes? UFOs? No, they're the two brightest planets and they're heading for a dramatic conjunction Tuesday night.

NASA Takes Aim At Europa In Quest For Life

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.22.2015 | Science

The celestial body with the greatest potential for life in the solar system may not be Mars after all. Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, is believed to ...

We're One Step Closer to a Moon That Could Be Home to Alien Life

Robert Pappalardo | Posted 05.29.2015 | World
Robert Pappalardo

Finding life elsewhere would end our cosmic isolation: if there is life in our own planetary backyard, then life is probably common throughout the universe. These enticing possibilities are why my colleagues and I have spent 17 years developing a spacecraft mission dedicated to understanding Europa.

Scientists Crack Mystery Of 'Gaping Hole' In Our Solar System

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.24.2015 | Science

When astronomers began studying other solar systems in the Milky Way galaxy back in the 1990s, they noticed something peculiar: most of these systems ...

Great Red Spot Shines Pink In Observatory's New Photo

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 02.11.2015 | Science

Jupiter looks blue and its Great Red Spot takes on a strange pinkish hue in a spectacular new photo released Jan. 15 by the National Astronomical Obse...

Astronomical Highlights of 2015

Dean Regas | Posted 02.28.2015 | Science
Dean Regas

The planets Venus and Jupiter return to the evening skies this January. Jupiter will be rising in the east as Venus sets in the west. Both planets will be so incredibly bright that you might mistake them for something else...

Two Ways to Know if You're Going to Meet the Man You're Going to Marry in 2015

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 02.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

The 7th House of your birth chart holds the answer to that question. This is the House of intimate partnerships such as marriage, where there's a deep commitment of love between two people.

'Remastered' Photo Shows Icy Moon Just As Human Eye Would See It

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 11.24.2014 | Science

It's the most extraordinary image ever of Europa. NASA's newly "remastered" photo of Jupiter's icy moon (below) shows the satellite's geology in s...

50 Ways to Leave Your Lover - But One Way to Have a Successful Relationship

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 01.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

Paul Simon sang about "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover." But there is one sure way to have a successful love relationship with the "right one." To le...

Yes, This Is North America On Jupiter

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 11.09.2014 | Science

You may think you have a good sense of exactly how big Earth is compared to the other planets in our solar system. But clever new illustrations by Joh...

Psst. Jupiter's Been 'Spying' On You.

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.29.2014 | Science

Astronomers may keep a close watch on Jupiter, and the fifth planet from the sun seems to be returning the favor. At least, that’s what it looks lik...

'Hot Jupiters' Cast Doubt On Planet Theories

natureheader | Mark Zastrow | Posted 07.25.2014 | Science

Scientists searching for worlds outside of the Solar System say that three such planets — distant gas giants that resemble Jupiter — are surprisin...

Woman Accused Of Killing 2-Year-Old Allegedly Cited Church Sermon

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 05.30.2014 | Crime

A Florida woman, accused of killing her former domestic partner's child before allegedly attempting to take her own life, left a note citing a church ...

TONIGHT: Planet Parade To Dazzle Skywatchers

Space.com | Geoff Gaherty | Posted 05.14.2014 | Science

If you go out tonight (May 14) about half an hour after sunset and have clear weather, you will see a number of bright objects in the sky. The brigh...

Huge Moon's 'Club Sandwich' Ocean Might Support Life

Space.com | Mike Wall | Posted 05.03.2014 | Science

Jupiter may have two moons capable of supporting life as we know it. Like its famous neighbor Europa, the huge Jovian satellite Ganymede might have ...

Baalbeck: Marriage of History and Performing Arts

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.23.2014 | Arts
Magda Abu-Fadil

The briefly displaced Baalbeck International Festival is going home. The world-renowned annual event that was moved last year for security reasons f...

Personal Transformation: Are You Going to Become Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 05.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

The 8th House of your birth chart rules death, sex, taxes, investments and transformation. You may be thinking: "Am I going to die rich with a smile on my face?" The answer may depend on how transformed you are.

When Will I Finally Get Married (Or Divorced)?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 03.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

In my 35 years as an astrologer, the question I am asked most often is, "Larry, when will I meet someone for marriage?" Look no further - the 7th Ho...

Now Is the Time to See Jupiter!

David J. Eicher | Posted 03.05.2014 | Science
David J. Eicher

Jupiter is at maximum brilliancy, reflecting the greatest amount of sunlight straight back to us, and it's also visible all night, rising at sunset and setting at sunrise.

WATCH: Icy Moon Spouts Giant Geysers

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 12.12.2013 | Science

Jupiter's icy moon Europa may erupt with fleeting plumes of water more than 20 times the height of Mt. Everest, scientists say. If these giant water...

Finding the Best Time to Adopt a Pet by Using Your Horoscope

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 02.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

Don't leave your decision to adopt a pet to impulse, emotion or chance. Use the positive timing in you're horoscope to provide you with the best time to select a pet that will work out to your satisfaction. Here's how.

Has Mystery Of Planet's Huge Red Spot Finally Been Solved?

Space.com | Charles Q. Choi | Posted 12.03.2013 | Science

The mystery of why Jupiter's Great Red Spot did not vanish centuries ago may now be solved, and the findings could help reveal more clues about the v...

Gas Giants May Have Rain Made Of WHAT!?

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 10.11.2013 | Science

Forget cats and dogs. On Jupiter and Saturn, it may rain diamonds. Two planetary scientists suggested the shiny idea this week at the annual meetin...

Spacecraft Suffers Glitch On Way To Distant Planet

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 10.10.2013 | Science

LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — NASA's Jupiter-bound spacecraft hit a snag Wednesday soon after it used Earth as a gravity slingshot to hurtle tow...