Pegasus, a constellation in the Northern Hemisphere. It is clearly visible in the autumn during the early evening. Pegasus lies between the constellations Andromeda and Aquarius. It contains part of the Great Square, a figure composed of four bright stars. The brightest star in the Great Square. Alpheratz, was originally part of Pegasus, but is now included in Andromeda.
Hundred of meteors fly across the sky every night, but only a few make it to Earth. Meteors are best known for the brilliant streaks of light they make as they burn up in the atmosphere. Learn about 10 memorable meteor crashes that left an impression.
A lunar land rush is the most likely thing in the world (or, rather, out of it). As private companies gaze spaceward with dollar signs in their eyes, it's time to start settling some questions about space ownership, use and management.