A new meteor shower that will blaze up in the early hours of Saturday morning could be spectacular, if Jupiter's gravity has shepherded particles shed by Comet 209P/LINEAR tightly together.
Atmospheric pressure is the force exerted against a surface by the weight of the air above the surface.
The moon maybe the perfect guide to spot Comet Pan-STARRS in the night sky on Tuesday night (March 12).
Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille catalogued the positions of 9,766 southern stars in just 11 months in the 1750s.
The bright red, artificial night sky clouds may be visible from all along the U.S. East Coast, weather permitting.