Astronomers Find The Closest Black Hole To Earth, 1,000 Light-Years AwayA black hole has been discovered 1,000 light-years from Earth, making it the closest black hole to our solar system ever found.
May's Flower Moon Is The Final Supermoon Of The YearThe final supermoon of the year, rounding out a trio of spring supermoons that began in March, will occur during May's full moon.
Full Snow Moon Will Peak In Baltimore SundayThe second full moon of the year will peak on Sunday -- and this one is called the Snow Moon.
Our Galaxy Is Due For A Catastrophic Collision, Study SaysWhile astronomers estimate that the Andromeda galaxy will collide with our own Milky Way galaxy 8 billion years from now, they now believe that another collision will happen even sooner.
A Crucial Second Note Heard In Soundtrack of Chaotic Cosmos Astronomers say they've heard the echoes of two more crashing black holes -- a discovery that hints that the unseen violence of the universe may be pretty common.
Perseid Meteor Shower Should Light Up Baltimore's SkyA rare sight unfolding in the sky Wednesday night! The Perseid meteor shower is at its peak Wednesday into Thursday and this time should be one of the clearest views in years. It's going to look like it's raining meteors.
Blue Moon Appeared Friday MorningAn astronomy story that only happens once in a blue moon took place this morning.
Hubble Telescope Helps Astronomers Observe 'Comet Of The Century'It's being billed as the "comet of the century." This fall, a spectacular comet will be passing so close to the earth that it could shine brighter than the moon.
Best Ways To Celebrate Star Wars In BaltimoreWhile you might be tempted to sit at home and host a movie marathon, check out these local events and sites instead to truly celebrate everything Star Wars.
Johns Hopkins Astronomer Discovers How Black Holes WorkJohns Hopkins is again at the center of groundbreaking research. One of their astronomers had a simple idea, and it led to a once in a lifetime discovery about black holes.