Infographic: 12 Must-See Celestial Events Happening in 2016

Kirstin Fawcett
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If you missed last month’s Geminid meteor shower, don’t despair. More spectacular celestial events are in store for stargazers in coming months including a total eclipse of the sun and a full “blue Moon” that will hover above a blazing Mars. The infographic below by Karl Tate of gives a handy round-up of all the must-see space happenings of 2016. Dust off your telescope and turn your eyes to the skies.