This composite image shows a sequence, from bottom left to top left, of the moon's transition during a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Total Lunar Eclipse Delivers “Blood Moon”

Sky-gazers across South Florida and the rest of North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse — at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies.


Image Credit: NASA SVS/NASA Center for Climate Simulation

New NASA Study Warns Of Climate Change’s Pace

NASA jumped back into the discussion of global climate change Tuesday with a new study that showed Earth’s climate will experience roughly 20 percent more warming than estimates originally stated, despite a recent slowdown.

CBS Miami–03/11/2014

A screen capture from the latest movie from the STEREO-A spacecraft's Heliospheric Imager shows the comet on Nov. 25, 2013.  (Source: NASA.Gov)

Comet ISON Heads Toward Close Encounter With Sun

Comet ISON is teasing the solar system as it dances with the sun and it’s giving astronomers mixed signals.

CBS Miami–11/27/2013

An artist's conception of Kepler-78b orbiting its parent star once every 8.5 hours. (Source: David A. Aguilar)

Scientists Discover First Earth-Sized Rocky Planet Like Ours

Scientists have found a planet way out in the cosmos that’s close in size and content to Earth — an astronomical first.

CBS Miami–10/30/2013

(Source: CBSMiami/Dave Game) the 2011 Supermoon rises over Miami

Super Moon Over Miami This Weekend

Wanna get mooned? Sunday is the perfect time because the sky will be lit by a “supermoon”, the biggest and brightest full moon of the year.

CBS Miami–06/21/2013

MIAMI (CBS4) - NASA images of Asteroid 1998 QE2. (Source: NASA)

Asteroid With Its Own Moon Passing By Earth Friday

NASA is preparing for a close encounter of the asteroid kind Friday afternoon when Asteroid 1998 QE2 drops by the earth.

CBS Miami–05/31/2013


Comet Making Closest Approach Ever Of Earth

Stargazers in the Northern Hemisphere finally get to see a recently discovered comet because its closer to Earth than its ever been before.


Meteor spotted over South Florida.  Courtesy: Mariana Martinez)

Meteor Provides Light Show Over South Florida

Sunday night, residents across South Florida who were looking up at the sky may have seen something quite different, a light show provided by a meteor hitting the Earth’s atmosphere.

CBS Miami–02/18/2013

Depiction of asteroid DA 14. (Source: NASA.Gov)

Asteroid Makes Closest Approach To Earth In Recorded History

It’s not going to hit us but a 150-foot-wide asteroid will come remarkably close to Earth Friday, even closer than high-flying communication and weather satellites. It will be the nearest known flyby for an object of this size in recorded history.


File image of a solar flare. (HO/AFP/Getty Images)

Solar Storm Barreling Toward Earth This Weekend

The space weather forecast for Earth looks a bit stormy this weekend, but scientists said not to worry.





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