Sun
Sun activity: Mild geomagnetic disturbance today
Sun activity produced a G1 geomagnetic storm yesterday, which is still ongoing today, May 28, 2022. We see some C-class flares coming down to B-class.
Tonight
Mars and Jupiter conjunction on May 29
The Mars and Jupiter conjunction on May 29, 2022, will bring these 2 worlds about a full moon's width apart.
Human World

Manhattanhenge: When to see it in 2022

New Yorkers will have a few opportunities in 2022 to watch for Manhattanhenge, an alignment of the sunset along city streets. Fun!
Earth

Have a tornado tale? NOAA wants to hear from you

NOAA wants to hear your tornado tale. They're trying to learn more about how people react in a tornado. Learn more and find a link to their survey.
Earth

Sharkcano, an undersea volcano where sharks live

The underwater Kavachi volcano in the Solomon Islands is being called a "sharkcano" because scientists found sharks living in its crater.
Space

Watch asteroid 7335 (1989 JA) sweep past today and tomorrow

Large asteroid 7335 (1989 JA) will safely pass our planet on May 27, 2022, coming closer than it will again for the next 200 years.
Space

Starliner is safely back on Earth

Boeing’s Starliner returned safely from the International Space Station on Wednesday, May 25, 2022. It's touchdown marks a successful end to the OFT-2 mission.
Human World

Tinnitus seems to be linked to sleep

Around 15% of the world’s population suffers from tinnitus, or a ringing in the ears. Scientists believe there is a link between tinnitus and sleep.
Tonight

Deneb: How astronomers know how far away it is

The star Deneb - part of the Summer Triangle - is one of the most distant stars you can see with your eye alone. Why don't we know its distance precisely?
Earth
Human World

Hurricane names for 2022: Is yours on the list?

The World Meteorological Organization chooses hurricane names several years in advance. Find hurricane names for 2022 here. Is your name on the list?