See the Winking 'Demon Star' in Night Sky This Week
This week, skywatchers will have the chance to catch a winking "demon star" in the night sky. The star, known as Algol, is located in the constellation of Perseus, the Hero, and has been known since ancient times as "The Demon Star." Algol has a long and ...
Beautiful Time-Lapse of Long Exposure Star Trails Traversing the Night Sky
Most time-lapse videos of the night sky show stars as points of light, rotating around Earth’s pole. Lowe’s video shows the long streaks of star trails doing ... but not as an image sequence, as you would do with an ordinary timelapse.
How Many Stars Are In The Universe?
Looking up into the night sky ... of naked-eye stars that are visible. With bigger telescopes, more stars become visible, making counting impossible because of the amount of time it would take. So how do astronomers figure out how many stars are in ...
Lakers star Bryant gets 90 million reasons to stay in L.A.
The only remaining questions are why it took so long for Bryant to agree to the deal, and whether Lakers coach Phil Jackson will be motivated to return for another year, now that it's guaranteed his star-studded ... Jackson does not see a scenario in ...
How Long Does it Take to Get to Mars?
The planet Mars is one of the brightest objects in the night sky, easily visible with the unaided eye as a bright red star. Every two years or so ... to send spacecraft to the Red Planet. How long does it take to get to Mars? The total journey time ...