Spaceship Completes First Comet Landing

DARMSTADT, Germany (CNN) – The European Space Agency has landed a spacecraft on a comet for theĀ first time in history. The Philae Lander successfully separated from the mother ship Rosetta early Wednesday morning to begin its descent. The craft is about the size of a domestic washing machine, weighing about 220 lbs. Scientists hope it … Continue reading »

Lyrids Meteor Shower

WEATHER NEWS The yearly Lyrids Meteor shower is currently underway. The shower is usually active between the 16th and the 26th of April each year. The peak of this shower will be on the evening of April 21st and the morning of April 22nd. From 11 p.m Monday to 5 a.m. on Tuesday about 20 … Continue reading »