Lightning strikes New York City’s Empire State Building and One World Trade Center.
Fogbows – sometimes called white rainbows, cloudbows or ghost rainbows – are made much in the way as rainbows.
Last summer’s major fires in and around Yosemite National Park in California have been contained, but the U.S. National Park Service reports multiple fires still burning in Yosemite’s wilderness.
Sam Kelly captured Thursday’s sunset over the Abberton Reservoir in Essex, England.
How our sun looks in 2 different wavelengths at the same time.
The sun bursting through autumn leaves in Allaire State Park in New Jersey.
We still haven’t heard from the Opportunity rover on Mars, which went silent in June when a dust storm engulfed it. Now, at least, the dust has cleared, and we can see the rover!
Photos from the EarthSky community of 2018’s Harvest Moon. Thanks to all who submitted or posted at EarthSky Facebook!
Most of us don’t often (or ever) witness the view at sunset, from atop a high mountain, on which is perched an astronomical observatory. The 2 planets here are Venus and Jupiter.
Look slightly inside a bright primary bow, and sometimes you’ll see these fringes. Their numbers and spacing can change from minute to minute.
Watch Capella flashing red and green