Meteor

This Meteorite Is So Bright, It Turned Night Into Day

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 07.12.2016 | UK Tech

If you have ever looked up into the night sky hoping to catch a glimpse of a shooting star but not had much luck, may we suggest a holiday to Siberia?...

Taurid Meteor Shower UK 2016: Where And When To Watch This Stunning Spectacle

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Tech

November is already shaping up to be packed with astrological fireworks, with everything from a supermoon to giant meteor showers, the solar system is...

Perseid Meteor Shower 2016 UK: When and How to See It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Tech

It’s that time of year again, when the Perseids meteor shower will be shooting across our skies and we’ll crane our necks to try and catch a glimp...

Bizarre Theory Claims The EgyptAir Flight Was Brought Down By A Meteor

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.05.2016 | UK

With still no concrete explanation for what happened to EgyptAir flight MS804, a bizarre new theory has emerged. The Airbus 320 was carrying 66 passen...

A Dazzling Meteor Turned Night Into Day Over The US

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK Tech

In the early morning of Tuesday 17 May the city of Portsmouth, New Hampshire was treated to a particularly impressive light show courtesy of an absolu...

A Huge Meteor Lit Up The Night Sky Over London Last Night

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.03.2016 | UK Tech

A huge meteor was spotted streaking over London last night creating an incredible display of light. The giant fireball appeared at around 3:16 in the ...

Fireball Lights Up The Skies Of Scotland, Minor Panic Ensues

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK

A suspected meteor lit up the skies of the Scottish Highlands on Monday, prompting calls to the police from worried witnesses. A loud boom that sho...

Hundreds Of Spectacular Shooting Stars Lit Up The Skies Last Night - Here Are The Best Pics

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.08.2015 | UK Tech

A spectacular meteor shower lit up the skies on Wednesday night creating an "absolutely amazing" display. Hundreds of shooting stars filled the ski...

Strange Lights Are Turning Russia's Nights Into Day

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Tech

For the second time in six months a huge blinding flash has temporarily turned night into day above the skies in Russia. The mysterious white light...

Stunning Meteor Seen Over Loch Ness

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Tech

John Alasdair Macdonald captured this stunningly bright shooting star over Loch Ness, Scotland on Sunday 15 March. Mr Macdonald runs The Hebridean ...

Giant Fireball Lights Up North America

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Tech

A huge fireball was spotted over North America late in the evening of Tuesday 17 Feb. There were over 100 witnesses while NASA's own cameras were able...

'House Sized Asteroid' Hit The South Pole

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.01.2015 | UK Tech

A massive circular crater discovered at the South Pole was probably caused by a 'house-sized' meteor strike. Evidence for the strike was first disc...

Massive Fireball Tears Open The Sky Above North America

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Tech

A giant fireball caused by a meteor entering the Earth's atmosphere was witnessed by thousands at around 6.30pm local time on Monday 29 December over ...

Meteor Strike Over Texas Causes Ground To Shake

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK Tech

A large meteor seen was seen entering Earth's atmosphere over Texas with reports soon suggesting that the meteor had then struck ground, causing the s...

Tonight's Incredible Meteor Light Show - That Britain Could Miss

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK

Know what a camelopardalid meteor shower is? If you don't, carry on in blissful ignorance. If you do, you'll know what we're missing out on. Across...

Did Hundreds Of People Just Imagine The Same Meteor?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Tech

A meteor so bright it was mistaken for a burning plane was spotted across America's East Coast last week - or was it? The American Meteor Associati...

Boy Needs Stitches After Being Hit By Meteorite

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Tech

A child in Florida required stitches after apparently being struck by a meteorite. Steven Lippard, 7, was rushed to the hospital with a gash on his...

Have You Seen This Meteor?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Tech

Have you seen this rock? This meteor was stolen from raffle table at charity event yesterday please retweet and put word out may see ebay pic.twitt...

Massive Asteroid Could Hit Earth In 2032, Say Ukrainian Scientists

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Astronomers in Ukraine say a deadly asteroid is likely to collide with the Earth in 2032. According to a Russian news service, researchers at an ob...

Russian Meteorite Recovered?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

A half-ton rock pulled out of a lake in Russia might be a chunk of the meteorite which exploded over Chelyabinsk earlier this year. Scientists said...

WATCH: Mountie Accidentally Films Amazing Meteor

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2013 | UK Tech

A Canadian Mountie has accidentally filmed a spectacular meteor. The remarkable footage was caught on a camera perched on the dashboard of his patr...

Meteor 'Formed From Halley's Comet Debris' Spotted Over England & Wales (PICTURE, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.07.2013 | UK

Did you see a green-tinged meteor flash across the sky on Wednesday night? Witnesses have reported seeing the "fireball" shoot over England and W...

Pictures Of The Day: 9th May 2013

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 09.05.2013 | UK

The Huffington Post pictures of the day brings you the very best images from around the world chosen by our own photo editors, Elliot Wagland, Matthew...

Meteorite Strikes Connecticut Man's House

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Tech

A rock that crashed through a Connecticut man's roof last weekend cracking his kitchen ceiling has been confirmed as a meteorite. Homeowner Larry B...

Nasa Reveals Our Best Defence Against A Deadly Asteroid Is... 'Prayer'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK Tech

Nasa chief Charles Bolden has said the best defence against asteroids is... prayer. The remark was made at the US House of Representatives Science ...