This month the Rosetta mission will land on a comet! Read about the mission and see what's up this month.
A total lunar and a partial solar eclipse will be widely visible across North America in October. However each event is too near the horizon for easy viewing around New York City.
For the October 8 lunar eclipse, observers in the eastern U.S. might be able to see the rising sun and setting full moon simultaneously thanks to Earth's atmosphere.
Learn where to find the darkest skies near you to observe the September sky.