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August 9, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Skywatchers in Bulgaria will be able to enjoy one of the summer night sky’s most spectacular annual displays as the 2017 Perseid meteor showers peak on August 12. Unlike last […]

Partial lunar eclipse to be visible from Bulgaria at moonrise on August 7

August 4, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

As North America prepares for its first full solar eclipse in decades later this month, the consolation prize for sky gazers in Bulgaria will be a par ...

Voyager 1 anniversary: A Bulgarian tune in interstellar space

August 2, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Forty years ago, on September 5, 1977, Voyager 1 was launched. One day, this probe might prove to be the most important one ever sent to space. Beside ...

Bulgaria in space: One disaster mission, one success and one satellite

May 21, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

Now that Bulgaria is about to shoot a satellite into space, it is time to remember that it actually won’t. BulgariaSat-1, which is scheduled to ...

  • 2016 Perseid meteor shower to peak on August 12 and 13
    August 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Skywatchers in Bulgaria will be able to enjoy one of the summer night sky’s most spectacular annual displays as the 2016 Perseid meteor showers peak on August 12 and 13. […]

  • NASA: Pluto has blue skies, water ice
    October 8, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The first colour images of Pluto’s atmospheric hazes, returned by NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft last week, reveal that the hazes are blue, the space agency said on October 8 2015. […]