Asteroid To Just Miss EarthAsteroid DA14 is going to pass within 18,000 miles of the Earth this coming Friday night, Feb. 15 around 7:30.
Mike Lynch: The Moon & JupiterMike Lynch says the moon and Jupiter won't be quite as close Wednesday night but will still be a nice sight. Jupiter will be a little to the upper right of the full moon.
A Celestial Hugging For ChristmasTonight and Tuesday night the moon, the Pleiades, and the bright planet Jupiter are have a big celestial hugging. In fact, tomorrow night the moon and Jupiter will less than a degree apart, almost touching.
Conjunction Between Full Moon And JupiterTonight they'll be a lovely celestial conjunction -- or what I like to call a celestial hugging -- between the full moon and the bright planet Jupiter.
Leonid Meteor ShowerThe Leonid meteor shower is peaking out this weekend. The best time to see it is tomorrow (Saturday) morning from midnight to 6 a.m. in the countryside; you may see up and over 30 meteors an hour.
Jupiter-Moon ConjunctionThere will be a very tight celestial hugging between the moon and Jupiter in the eastern sky. They both rise in the eastern sky a little before 8pm and they'll only be about a degree apart.
Flooding Strands Vehicles On Anoka HighwayA dozen vehicles had to be pulled from high water in Anoka Tuesday morning after a heavy rain swamped an underpass.
International Space Station SightingYou can see the International Space Station this evening. It'll fly over the Twin Cities from 7:18 to 7:24 p.m. basically across the northern half of the sky moving from the west to the east.
Conjunction Between Moon And Jupiter
NASA's High Frequency Radio SignalsThere's a NASA spacecraft that has recorded natural high frequency radio signals. Some say they sound like whales; others say they sound like crickets.
Mike Lynch & The Good Neighbor TourMike Lynch is back from the WCCO Radio Holiday Vacations Good Neighbor Tour to Ireland. Great weather, great friends, and a wonderful country!