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# eyes-to-the-sky - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Irish stargazers warned the moon may spoil tonight's meteor shower

The moon at at 80% illumination and could outshine some of the shooting stars as they pass through the sky.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Thursday 2 March, 2017

The world's only Flying Eye Hospital has returned to Ireland for first time in 10 years

Run by Orbis, the charity trains healthcare workers and provides eye surgery across the world.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Monday 2 March, 2015

Look out the window: You'll be able to see Jupiter next to the full moon

The massive planet will be visible to the naked eye – even from brightly lit cities.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Friday 5 April, 2013

Comet visible in Irish skies tonight

Comet PANSTARRS will be seen next to the Andromeda Galaxy in the northwest.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Meteor shower: Astronomy Ireland wants you to be their eyes Eyes To The Sky This post contains videos

Meteor shower: Astronomy Ireland wants you to be their eyes

The perseid meteor shower is underway. Get out and have a look!