TheJournal.ie uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 5 °C Friday 19 December, 2014

#David Moore

# david-moore - Today’s News

SPONSORED

# david-moore - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Want to see a space chase? Look skywards at 7.24pm

If you miss the chase tonight, you’ll have a chance next week.

# david-moore - Monday 17 December, 2012

ISS to blaze across sky this evening

Spot the space station pass over at 5.17 and 6.53pm.

# david-moore - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Geminid meteors to rain on Ireland tonight

Stargazers will be able to see a shooting star per minute without the use of a telescope or binoculars.

# david-moore - Monday 19 November, 2012

600 year old meteors to rain on earth

Observers may see almost twice as many meteors per hour compared to last Saturday’s meteor shower.

# david-moore - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Ever seen a ‘super moon’? Well, you can this weekend…

… assuming it’s not cloudy. Ahem.

# david-moore - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Planets to align over Ireland after sunset tonight

Keep an eye on the skies tonight as Venus, Jupiter and Mercury are set to align with the moon this evening.

# david-moore - Thursday 15 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Hark! Is that the Christmas Star in the sky?! Em, maybe not… Christmas Star

Hark! Is that the Christmas Star in the sky?! Em, maybe not…

Have you spotted that extremely bright star glowing in the sky at night these past few weeks? Unfortunately, it’s not the Christmas Star. But Astronomy Ireland knows what it is…

# david-moore - Monday 14 November, 2011

From The Daily Edge Astronomy Ireland lecture asks: what happens when the Sun dies? End Of The World This post contains videos

Astronomy Ireland lecture asks: what happens when the Sun dies?

Longing for a lecture on how your home planet is going to be consumed by a fiery ball of apocalyptic hell? Well, you’re in luck…

# david-moore - Thursday 13 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Spectacular sights due as Jupiter and the Moon come together Planet Watch

Spectacular sights due as Jupiter and the Moon come together

Take a look up at the sky tonight to see Jupiter and the Moon blaze brighter than ever.

# david-moore - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Meteor hunt begins after fireball lands ‘on west of Ireland’

Anybody who finds fragments of the meteorite could make thousands of euro, experts say. So what are we looking for?

# david-moore - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Meteorite hunt in the North while stargazers gather for cosmic ‘Star-B-Q’

Astronomy Ireland is gearing up to hold its annual stargazing event in Wicklow tonight, while the search is on for a space rock believed to have fallen to earth this week.

# david-moore - Thursday 5 May, 2011

From The Daily Edge Earth set for near miss from asteroid – but greater danger ahead Duck!

Earth set for near miss from asteroid – but greater danger ahead

An asteroid measuring around a quarter of a mile across will come closer than the moon on November 8, but it’s a tiny worry compared to what else lies in store…

# david-moore - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Ireland to brighten up with meteor shower tonight

Shooting stars to put on a show that will be visible to the naked eye.