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# eyes-to-the-sky - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Irish stargazers warned the moon may spoil tonight's meteor shower
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Irish stargazers warned the moon may spoil tonight's meteor shower

Aug 12th 2017, 10:00 AM 19,723 Views 23 Comments

The moon at at 80% illumination and could outshine some of the shooting stars as they pass through the sky.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Thursday 2 March, 2017

The world's only Flying Eye Hospital has returned to Ireland for first time in 10 years
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The world's only Flying Eye Hospital has returned to Ireland for first time in 10 years

Mar 2nd 2017, 12:34 PM 15,670 Views 11 Comments

Run by Orbis, the charity trains healthcare workers and provides eye surgery across the world.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Monday 2 March, 2015

Look out the window: You'll be able to see Jupiter next to the full moon
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Look out the window: You'll be able to see Jupiter next to the full moon

Mar 2nd 2015, 6:45 PM 29,824 Views 50 Comments

The massive planet will be visible to the naked eye – even from brightly lit cities.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Friday 5 April, 2013

Comet visible in Irish skies tonight
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Comet visible in Irish skies tonight

Apr 5th 2013, 6:29 PM 24,828 Views 24 Comments

Comet PANSTARRS will be seen next to the Andromeda Galaxy in the northwest.

# eyes-to-the-sky - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Meteor shower: Astronomy Ireland wants you to be their eyes
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Meteor shower: Astronomy Ireland wants you to be their eyes

Aug 11th 2012, 3:45 PM 14,873 Views 29 Comments

The perseid meteor shower is underway. Get out and have a look!