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#The Sky at night

# the-sky-at-night - Saturday 13 December, 2014

The "best shooting star shower of the year" is happening tonight
# The Sky At Night
# The Sky At Night

The "best shooting star shower of the year" is happening tonight

Dec 13th 2014, 7:25 PM 13,703 Views 11 Comments

The event will be seen around Ireland with the naked eye.

# the-sky-at-night - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today
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# The Sky At Night

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 15,716 Views 21 Comments

Comet Jacques will be visible in the skies over Ireland this weekend, emitting a green cyanide trail.

# the-sky-at-night - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Here's how to keep up to date with all things space-related
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# The Sky At Night

Here's how to keep up to date with all things space-related

Aug 9th 2014, 8:15 AM 8,779 Views 4 Comments

It might all be happening up there, but there’s loads to read down here.

# the-sky-at-night - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Astronomer Sir Patrick Moore dies at 89
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# RIP

Astronomer Sir Patrick Moore dies at 89

Dec 9th 2012, 1:24 PM 9,795 Views 51 Comments

British astronomer and broadcaster Sir Patrick Moore passed away peacefully at his West Sussex home earlier today, according to a family statement.

# the-sky-at-night - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Meteorite hunt in the North while stargazers gather for cosmic 'Star-B-Q'
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# Stargazing

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

Aug 27th 2011, 12:41 PM 858 Views 4 Comments

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.