Extreme hailstorm hits Yuma, Colorado

Extreme hailstorm hits Yuma, Colorado

An extreme hailstorm hit Yuma, Colorado on Monday, May 20, 2024, causing massive damage to homes and cars. Hail accumulation was so thick that some cars ended up stuck in hail drifts.

Near-Earth asteroids 2024 JR1 and 2024 JD close approach live views

Near-Earth asteroids 2024 JR1 and 2024 JD close approach live views

Two near-Earth asteroids, designated 2024 JR1 and 2024 JD, are set to make a close approach to Earth between May 7 and May 8, 2024. Both asteroids will come within less than the distance of the moon (1 LD), with 2024 JR1 approaching at about 0.72 LD (295 000 km / 183 700 miles) and 2024 JD at approximately 0.77 LD (275 800 km / 171 415 miles).

Rare quadruple solar flare event on April 23, 2024

Rare quadruple solar flare event on April 23, 2024

On April 23, 2024, a significant solar event occurred involving four simultaneous explosions on the Sun, characterized by the eruption of three sunspots and a magnetic filament. This unique activity spanned hundreds of thousands of kilometers and reached a combined X-ray output of M3.4, marking it as a notable instance of sympathetic solar flares.

Comet disintegrates as it dives into the Sun

Comet disintegrates as it dives into the Sun

A new sun-diving comet appeared in LASCO C3 coronagraph imagery at around 11:54 UTC on March 2, 2024, and continued moving toward the Sun until it disintegrated by 05:42 UTC on March 3.

Drone footage captures dramatic cliff collapse at Centerville Beach, California

Drone footage captures dramatic cliff collapse at Centerville Beach, California

A significant landslide event occurred at Centerville Beach near Ferndale in Humboldt County, California, on Saturday, February 24, 2024, dramatically altering the landscape as a large portion of land, including parts of the Fleener Creek Trailhead parking lot, slipped into the ocean.