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January 31, 2018 4:08 PM ‘Super Blue Blood Moon’ not coming to Nigeria, but learn about it anyway

People from Moscow, via Sydney, to Washington DC will be given a rare celestial treat on Wednesday as three lunar phenomena coincide. Weather permitting, of course. A blue moon (a second full moon in a calendar month), a super moon (when the moon is unusually close to Earth, making it bigger and brighter) and a blood moon (a moment during an eclipse 174

January 21, 2018 2:06 PM Transfer news: Details of Mkhitaryan’s contract with Arsenal revealed

The contract details on Manchester United’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s move to Arsenal have been revealed. The player will sign a three-and-half year contract that makes him the highest paid player at the Emirate Stadium. The Armenian is in London with his agent, Mino Raiola, to complete a medical with the Gunners ahead of an imminent straight swap deal that will see Alexis 24

September 11, 2017 9:29 PM 23-year old Joyciline Jepkosgei breaks 10km road world record in Prague

23-year-old Joyciline Jepkosgei broke her own 10 km road world record in Prague as she became the first woman to run the distance under 30 minutes off the track. The Kenyan ran 29 minutes 43 seconds at the Birell Prague Grand Prix to eclipse her previous record of 30:04 set in the Czech capital in April. “I‘m so happy, I thank God for making me the winner 44

August 21, 2017 10:39 PM Missed the Solar Eclipse? You’ll Have Another Chance in 7 Years

In Canada, the lucky locales include Fredericton and Miramichi, New Brunswick; Bonavista, Grand Falls and Stephenville, Newfoundland; Burlington, Hamilton, Kingston, Niagara Falls and St. Catharines, Ontario; Summerside, Prince Edward Island; and Longueuil, Montreal and Sherbrooke, Quebec. In Mexico, the total eclipse will be visible in Ciudad Acuña 92

August 19, 2017 11:04 PM When Is the Next Total Solar Eclipse in the U.S.?

A total solar eclipse will block out the sun across the U.S. on Aug. 21 in a major event that's been dubbed the "Great American Eclipse" — but it won't be the first or last time the country will see the astronomical phenomenon. To witness the next total solar eclipse in the U.S., though, Americans will have to wait another seven years. The Aug. 21 total 46

August 18, 2017 3:56 PM 'The Universe Remains.' Pope Francis' Astronomer on Finding Meaning in the Eclipse

Pope Francis’ official astronomer, Brother Guy Consolmagno S.J., is visiting the United States from the Vatican Observatory for the total solar eclipse. A Jesuit like Pope Francis, the Detroit native directs the Vatican Observatory outside Rome and is an expert in asteroids and meteorites. TIME spoke with him on Thursday after he arrived in the place 40

August 17, 2017 11:11 PM What scientists hope to learn from the eclipse

For complete coverage of the Eclipse of the Century go to cnn.com/eclipse. Watch live, in virtual reality, as the eclipse moves coast to coast on August 21st. (CNN)The Eclipse of the Century may also turn into the Science Experiments of the Century. For years, scientists have been planning the studies, experiments and observations that will finally be underway 56

August 17, 2017 10:10 AM End of the world ‘in 4 DAYS’ as rare Black Moon phenomenon 'sparks APOCALYPSE'

The so-called Black Moon will happen at the upcoming solar eclipse visible from the United States on August 21. It is one of four types of Black Moons that can occur and is one of the very rarest. But rather than just providing a spectacular visual display from the ground, evangelical Christians are convinced it marks the beginning of the Rapture 57

August 13, 2017 10:08 AM The shattered dreams of the Egbas (and answered prayers) by J.K. Randle

Being extracts from the 2017 Chief Sobo Sowemimo (SAN) annual lecture delivered by Basorun J.K. Randle. It was organised by the Abeokuta Club. Our entire nation is at the turning point. Indeed, some will argue that it is actually the tipping point – as we are confronted with turbulence. We have lived with poverty, ignorance and suffering for so long that we have become 39

August 6, 2017 11:06 AM Partial lunar eclipse on Monday night

Dubai residents need no special equipment to view celestial occurrence as the moon will stay above the horizon Dubai: If you are one of those who have always marvelled at celestial spectacles, you may want to keep an eye on the night sky on Monday night (August 7) when a partial lunar eclipse is on the cards. A partial lunar eclipse occurs when the earth 56