Space agency confirms Nigeria will experience total lunar eclipse, ‘Blood Moon’ today
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Abuja, through its Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS), has confirmed that there will be a lunar eclipse over Nigeria today, Monday, January 21, 2019.
‘Why blood moon was not visible in some areas’
Stargazers across the globe were treated to the longest celestial event of the 21st century last Friday as a lunar eclipse turned the moon bright red.But most Lagos residents and people in Southern Nigeria were disappointed they could not behold the latest celestial spectacle that graced the skies ....
NASRDA predicts appearance of moon tomorrow
According to him, the moon could only be sighted with the naked eyes when there is a clear sky without any obstruction.He, however, added that the tiny lunar crescent could be sighted with the aid of Charged Couple Device (CCD) and astronomical telescope, or any other advanced astronomical instrument.
NASRDA Plans ’edusat-2, Second Nanosatellite
National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has concluded all relevant discussions to build and launch of a second nanosatellite code named edusat-2...
NASRDA releases first moon crescent report for Ramadan
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has predicted that the first appearance of the first astronomical Lunar crescent for Ramadan would be sighted on Wednesday, May 16.
Dangers of watching today’s solar eclipse with naked eyes
As the country witnesses the eclipse of the sun today, experts have warned against watching it with naked eyes.
Scientists warn: Oil explorations can cause tremors, earthquakes
Following recent earth tremors in parts of the country, some scientist have warned that earthquakes can be triggered by oil and gas exploration in the Niger Delta.