AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. Anti-governm...

Curtain rising Sunday night on total lunar eclipse

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The celestial curtain will be rising soon on a lunar extravaganza. Sunday night, the Earth will slide directly between the moon and the sun, creating a to...

Photo of the Day: blood moon in Taiwan’s night sky

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The July 27 Blood Moon eclipse, the longest lunar eclipse of this century was seen from Taiwan overnight on July 27-28, as thousands of spectators looked towards the heave...

Skywatchers looking forward to complete lunar eclipse

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Skywatchers around much of the world are looking forward to a complete lunar eclipse that will be the longest this century. The so-called "blood mo...

Longest total lunar eclipse this century can be seen from Taiwan overnight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The July 27 Blood Moon eclipse, the longest lunar eclipse this century can be seen from Taiwan overnight on July 27-28. The total eclipse will last for one hour and 43 ...

Century's longest lunar eclipse to be visible in Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For those who missed the super blue and red moon earlier this year, they can still catch this summer's lunar activities, starting June 28 with a strawberry moon f...

Lunar Showstopper: 1st super blue blood moon in 35 years

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The moon is putting on a rare cosmic show Wednesday. It's the first time in 35 years a blue moon has synced up with a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse....

Super blue red moon to appear over Taiwan tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The skies over Taiwan tonight (Jan. 31) will be illuminated by the extremely rare trifecta of a super, blue and red moon. Starting from about 6:50 p.m. tonight until about 1...

Blue moon, supermoon, total lunar eclipse rolled into one

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The moon is providing a rare triple treat this week. On Wednesday, much of the world will get to see not only a blue moon and a supermoon, but also a tota...

Total lunar eclipse to be visible all over Taiwan says weather bureau

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- According to the report released by the Central Weather Bureau on Wednesday, on Jan. 31 a total lunar eclipse will occur over Taiwan's skies. If the skies are clear enough,...

Taiwan to have excellent view of 'Five Star' Lunar eclipse on Jan. 31

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Residents in Taiwan can begin counting down the days to a truly spectacular astronomical event that will occur on Jan. 31 of 2018. The Taipei Astronomical Museum made a...

How to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Taiwan

Taipei, Sept. 23 (CNA) The annual Mid-Autumn Festival (???) celebration of the harvest moon in the Chinese lunar calendar is a time when families reunite to worship the moon and the coming of fall, ...

Blood moon captivates astronomy buffs in Taiwan

Blood moon, an exciting celestial event when the moon turn copper-red during a total lunar eclipse captivated many local astronomy buffs Saturday evening. Events were held across the country Saturd...

Total lunar eclipse to be visible in Taiwan next week: museum

Taipei, March 28 (CNA) A total lunar eclipse will take place in Taiwan on April 4, producing the most visible "blood moon" since the one seen in October 2014, the Taipei Astronomical Museum said Sa...

Blood moon, meteor shower to light up 2015 sky: museum

Taipei, Dec. 20 (CNA) The most exciting celestial event in Taiwan next year will be two meteor showers and a total lunar eclipse, part of which can be seen on the island, the Taipei Astronomical Mus...