No Solstice for Mars for next 194 days

While Northern Hemisphere is celebrating its first day of summer, the Mars rovers Curiosity and Opportunity in Red Planet`s southern hemisphere are enjoying the end of the warm weather season.

Sun emits Earth-directed CME on eve of summer solstice

The sun erupted with an Earth-directed coronal mass ejection or CME on June 20 at 11:24 pm.

Today is both longest and shortest day of year

Friday this week will be the day of summer solstice - the natural phenomenon marking the longest day of the year .

Stonehenge was actually built to mark unification of Britain

After 10 years of archaeological investigations, a team of researchers from different universities has concluded that Stonehenge was built as a monument to unify the peoples of Britain.

Yoga enthusiasts take over Times Square to mark summer solstice

14,000 people registered for a yoga event in Times Square called ‘Mind Over Madness’, which marked the summer solstice and the longest day of the year, organisers have revealed.

Earth`s circumference to be measured at Jantar Mantar

SPACE will partner with astronomers from Kazakhstan, Nepal, Pakistan and other SAARC countries for conducting the Eratosthenes experiment.