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# spectacle - Monday 9 May, 2022

'It's absolutely cruel but I don't know what else they could do'
# Peno Shootout
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# Peno Shootout

'It's absolutely cruel but I don't know what else they could do'

May 9th 2022, 4:40 PM 13,461 Views 13 Comments

Munster came out on the wrong side of rugby’s latest penalty shoot-out.

# spectacle - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Look out your window tonight - there's a special meteor shower due over Ireland
# Shooting Stars
# Shooting Stars

Look out your window tonight - there's a special meteor shower due over Ireland

Aug 11th 2016, 6:03 AM 34,266 Views 24 Comments

There will be more than double the usual fireball activity associated with the annual Perseid outburst, which begins around 11pm Irish time.

# spectacle - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Look up - Jupiter is visible beside the moon tonight
# Spectacle
# Spectacle

Look up - Jupiter is visible beside the moon tonight

Feb 23rd 2016, 9:46 PM 60,113 Views 22 Comments

Astronomy Ireland is advising people to go outdoors and check out the beautiful spectacle.

# spectacle - Sunday 27 September, 2015

The moon will turn blood red tonight in extremely rare Supermoon total eclipse
# Spectacle
# Spectacle

The moon will turn blood red tonight in extremely rare Supermoon total eclipse

Sep 27th 2015, 7:52 PM 122,103 Views 77 Comments

Set those alarms for 3:11am.

# spectacle - Thursday 10 October, 2013

International Space Station to pass in front of the moon tonight
# Look Up
# Look Up

International Space Station to pass in front of the moon tonight

Oct 10th 2013, 7:15 AM 17,750 Views 30 Comments

Areas between Dublin and Bantry Bay in Cork should be able to see it tonight.

# spectacle - Friday 5 October, 2012

PHOTOS: the sun sets over Ireland
# Wondrous
# Wondrous

PHOTOS: the sun sets over Ireland

Oct 5th 2012, 8:18 PM 27,772 Views 33 Comments

A readers’ gallery of tonight’s beautiful skies.

Look out for a celestial spectacle in the skies tonight
# Look To The Skies
# Look To The Skies

Look out for a celestial spectacle in the skies tonight

Oct 5th 2012, 11:25 AM 14,470 Views 33 Comments

The Moon and Jupiter will line up spectacularly close together tonight, Astronomy Ireland has said.

# spectacle - Sunday 9 September, 2012

It's Sunday, so here's 15 of our favourite images from the past week
# Spectacle
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# Spectacle

It's Sunday, so here's 15 of our favourite images from the past week

Sep 9th 2012, 10:30 AM 1,282 Views 0 Comments

From London, New York and most places in between.