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Green comet to flyby Earth on April 1st 2017

Green comet 41P/Tuttle-Giacobini-Kresak is flying over Earth's North Pole this week where sky watchers can find it all night long not far from the bowl of the Big Dipper. At closest approach on April 1st,...

Fireball Blast? Unexplained Explosion Lights Up Siberian Sky (VIDEO) – March 6 2014

A mysterious and still unexplained blast lit up the sky over Siberia on March 6, 2014. So: What was it? A rocket malfunction? A fireball explosion? An explosion of unclear origin illuminated the sky over...

Unexplained light flashes and sonic booms baffle residents of Slavic Village, Cleveland – No comments from officials

People living in the Slavic Village Community can’t seem to figure out what caused the bursts of light and loud booms that have been seen and heard over the last month. Police...

Second green fireball strikes over Argentina in 2 days, same time, in the sky of Cordoba

Social media and mainstream news were put on alert as a green fireball struck over Buenos Aires, Argentina on July 30, 2015. Now, some report another mysterious green light flying over Cordoba, Argentina, the day...

Comet Pan-STARRS: A Naked-Eye Comet in March 2013

Comet PanSTARRS glows with a fanlike tail in this image captured by Argentine astrophotographer Ignacio Diaz Bobillo on Feb. 15. The comet, falling in from the distant reaches of the solar system, is expected...

Mysterious fireball strikes over Georgia, South Carolina, Alabama and Tennessee. Or space junk?

A mysterious fireball appeared in the sky of Georgia , South Carolina, Alabama and Tennessee on June 29, 2015. The weird object was spotted around 1:30 a.m. with a long tail of bright colors. But I think...

Huge fireball 50 times brighter than a full moon explodes several times off Norway turning night into day

A huge greenish fireball exploded several times off Norway on December 6, 2016 sparking fears among residents from both western and eastern Norway. The meteor, 50 times brighter than a full moon, turned the night...

Latest meteor fireballs recorded around the world: USA, Brazil, Saudi Arabia

Meteor fireballs are also increasingly reported in the last few days. Here the latest space rock videos captured around the world. Meteor captured on February 7, 2016 - unknown place either US or UK: Huge fireball lights...

Explosive fireball disintegrates in the sky over Antofagasta in Chile (video)

Look at that! It's amazing! On February 25, 2018, this huge fireball disintegrated in the sky over Antofagasta in Chile. WOW! The American Meteor Society (AMS) has received 13 reports so far about the fireball seen over the...

UFO Sightings Canada: Meteor or Space Debris Spotted Over BC

UFO Sightings Canada: A still unidentified object has been spotted flying in the skies over Kamloops. Moreover, there are three more fireball reports on the same day from West Kelowna, Cranbrook, and Three Hills in Alberta. So...

Huge meteor explosion and sonic booms over Oshawa, Peterborough and Toronto area in Canada

Here are a few tweets the first picture and two dashcam videos of the meteor explosion accompanied by loud booms which occurred over the Toronto Great Area on May 4, 2014 at around 4.20PM. The following...

Asteroid attack? Large fireballs change night into day over Wisconsin and Illinois, Brazil while Comet 45P approaches Earth

What is going on in our Solar System? Is there an asteroid attack? After three near misses in nearly 2 weeks, now two large fireballs have changed the night into day over Wisconsin and Illinois and...

Massive fireball lights up the sky of Japan (videos)

A massive fireball lit up the sky over Japan on June 18, 2016. The bright meteor hurtling towards Earth was visible for several seconds as it streaked from the Kanto and Tohoku regions of Japan...

It’s raining meteorites in Cuba! Loud sonic booms shake residents before space rocks fall from the sky

A meteor has rocked the skies of western Cuba, exploding mid-air, shattering windows and raining charred meteorite rocks on people’s homes. Before its spectacular demise, the space rock was seen flying above...

Jumbo asteroid has close shave with Earth

An asteroid between 11 to 34 meters across (36 to 111ft), roughly the size of 10 jumbo African elephants, made a remarkably close approach to Earth on Monday morning. The space rock, dubbed 2017 AG13,...

Mysterious light in the sky baffles residents from Los Angeles to San Diego (pictures and videos)

What was this mysterious light striking in the California night sky on November 7, 2015? A UFO? A bright fireball? A rocket? Or missile? When I first looked at the image, it reminded me of this...

Giant fireball disintegrates above Argentina lighting up the sky green

A giant fireball was seen disintegrating within a few seconds in the sky over Argentina. While passing by the meteor colored the sky green. Awesome! The mindblowing show was reported from Argentina’s capital of Buenos Aires as...

Skydiver Almost Hit by Meteor During Dive (video)

Imagine! You are skidiving and suddenly you feel something but cannot register what is actually happening directly. Then you look at the video you made from your dive......

The Triumphal Hymn: Comet Sings Mysterious Sound to Rosetta

Comet sings mysterious sound: Rosetta’s Plasma Consortium (RPC) has uncovered a mysterious ‘song’ that Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is singing into space. Listen to the triumphal and welcome hymn of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko! Rosetta’s Plasma Consortium contains of five...

Two Large Meteor Events: Loud Booms Over Memphis Tennessee and Great Video From Canberra Australia

Two very large fireball events occurred over Memphis, Tennessee, USA and Canberra, Australia. However, nothing or not much was said about these two sky phenomena either on the news or by authorities. We are lucky...

Planet Killer Comet “Siding Springs” Targets Mars – Comet ISON Conspiracy

The newly discovered comet "Siding Spring" is a planet killer and has Mars in its sight. The Mars-bound Comet Siding Spring was spotted by Rob McNaught on 3 January at Siding Spring Observatory in Australia. The...

Meteor Desintegration Over Texas on September 21 2013

  Here are two videos gathered on youtube of a bright meteor that exploded in the Texas sky on Sept. 21 2013 at 9pm local. People in Austin, San Antonio, Houston, Plano, Waco and Abilene, among...

Chinese Rocket Re-Entry Fireball Strikes Aurora Over Western Canada And USA (Photos And Videos)

Did you see this amazing fireball flying northern lights across the western part of the USA on February 24, 2015? There are confirmed sightings from Arizona, Utah, Nevada, Wyoming, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, Montana, British Columbia,...

Unexplained Phenomenon: Mysterious Red Dust Covers Car in Texas – December 2013

On Dec 22, 2013, folks in southeast Texas awoke to find their cars covered with a "mysterious" red dust. Calls and Facebook posts by the hundreds poured in about the red dust covering cars...

Huge 1km-wide potentially hazardous asteroid is hurtling towards Earth and will be the closest asteroid to flyby Earth in 400 years

A huge ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid is hurtling towards Earth and will flyby Earth on April 19, 2017. The giant space rock, dubbed ‘2014 JO25’, will be the closest asteroid of this size to shave Earth...

Amazing Meteor Explosion Over US Midwest – September 26 and 27 2013

This was the 13th "significant" meteor event in the United States this month. This makes September 2013 the most active month since the American Meteor Society began tracking meteors and fireballs in 2005. Is there...

Another huge meteor explosion over Sao Paolo, Brazil – May 10, 2014

The Brazilian sky is exploding! After the fireball explosion of May 7, 2014 in the federal district, cameras from Bramon also recorded a new sky event this time in the region of Sao Paolo on May...

Unexpected Space Phenomenon: Until Now, 2013 Is Not The Predicted Year Of Solar Maximum Activity

Figure. Monthly sunspot numbers for solar cycle 24 (the current one), cycle 23, and cycle 21, the last one with one, normal peak. 2013 was supposed to be the year of “solar maximum,” the peak...

Mysterious booms and rumblings baffle residents of Southern Wisconsin

A strange roaring sound was felt by residents of Beloit, Milton, Evansville, Albany, Monticello and Monroe as well as Janesville in southern Wisconsin on April 19, 2015. The still mysterious noise was louder and longer...

Fiery meteor disintegrates in the sky over Ust-Kut, Russia

This fiery meteor disintegrated in the sky over Ust-Kut, Russia on October 25, 2016. Was that another chelyabinsk fireball? Here a first youtube video: and here a second one: Yes that was an impressive space ball: Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Perseid fireball and red sprites dancing together over Missouri Valley, Iowa

What a show over Missouri Valley, Iowa as the Perseid Meteor Shower peaked in the night of August 11/12. Look at these red sprites and meteors dancing together. Magic! As explained by Mike Hollingshead: The photo is two images...

Fire In The Sky: Meteor Fireball Strikes Over West Midlands, UK – VIDEO

Police car cameras are usually used to catch images of suspects! But in the early hours of Monday morning West Midlands Police captured a meteor fireball shooting across the sky. Wonderful! As shown by the video...

Was mysterious Lake Cheko formed from the exploding Tunguska meteorite?

Was the mysterious Lake Cheko formed by the exploding Tunguska meteorite? Russian scientists deny theory of respected Italian team by 'proving' that the remote blue lake is older than the famous 1908. Lake Cheko is...

Fireball Explodes Over Albuquerque, New Mexico (VIDEO)

A fireball exploded and lit up Albuquerque’s northwest sky around 4:43 am on September 8, 2014. It was captured by Sandia National Laboratories cameras in the New Mexico's sky! Sandia National Laboratories cameras were rolling early Monday morning...

The sky is on fire! Loud booms and meteor reports around the world: May 2014

Here some loud booms and meteor reports from around the world. We start this overview with the amazing fireball that was caught on tape by the SAC (Caribbean Astronomical Society) over Puerto Rico on April...

Loud booms from Meteor Streak Across Northern California Skies, Bay of San Francisco, USA, November 14 2012

November 14 2012 - Loud booms from Meteor Streak Across Northern California Skies, Bay of San Francisco, USA Hundreds of people from Oakland, San Francisco and Santa Cruz witnessed on the 15th November 2012 a...

Mysterious Elongated Object Explodes Close To Sun (Pictures)

Can anybody tell me what is this mysterious object exploding near the sun? Yes something just went boom in space! Could this be a comet disintegrating on its way to the star? I think this is a...

This Australian prospector thought he had found a giant gold nugget, but his treasure turned out to be a 37.5 pounds meteorite instead

Back in May 2015, an Australian prospector set off to scour the Maryborough Regional Park in search of his fortune. And instead of striking gold,...

Dinosaur extinction triggered by giant asteroid impact and apocalyptic megavolcanic eruptions

The asteroid that slammed into the ocean off Mexico 66 million years ago killed off the dinosaurs... And probably rang the Earth like a bell, triggering volcanic eruptions around the globe that may have contributed...