Northern Lights may be visible in Ireland this weekend

Known as the aurora borealis, the phenomenon is usually best viewed in the north of Norway.


UCD team among 200 astronomers to publish new map of the sky after finding thousands more galaxies

An international team of more than 200 astronomers from 18 countries, including researchers from University College Dublin (UCD), has published the first phase of a major new sky survey.


A rare 'super blue blood moon' wil light up sky tomorrow night ... but not in Ireland

Skygazers in certain parts of the world can look forward to an "unusual" celestial event tomorrow night (Wednesday) when a Super Blue Blood Moon rises in the sky.