How best to watch the Perseid meteor shower

How best to watch the Perseid meteor shower

As Germany gears up to welcome in the 2015 Perseid meteor shower, The Local finds out how we can best experience one of the calendar's most stunning astronomical events.

How Germany will deal with the leap second

How Germany will deal with the leap second

How to view the solar eclipse in Germany

How to view the solar eclipse in Germany

Germans open monster telescope on Tenerife

Germans open monster telescope on Tenerife

Astronomy fans await total lunar eclipse

Astronomy fans await total lunar eclipse

Solar eclipse to occur Tuesday morning

Solar eclipse to occur Tuesday morning

Astronomers use supercomputer to resize massive black hole

Astronomers use supercomputer to resize massive black hole

Bits of mysterious ‘stinky’ meteorite found

Bits of mysterious ‘stinky’ meteorite found

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Black Forest cops probe UFO alarm

Colourful lunar eclipse due Saturday night

Colourful lunar eclipse due Saturday night

Germany to see partial solar eclipse

Germany to see partial solar eclipse

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Poles upset over EU’s ‘German’ Copernicus project