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When and where the Murray River flood is expected to peak in South Australia's Riverland

When and where the Murray River flood is expected to peak in South Australia’s Riverland

As water levels rise along the Murray River in South Australia, residents, businesses and authorities are keeping a close eye on what is to come. Many houses have already been flooded with water and others are without electricity. Here’s a preview of what’s to come in the coming weeks. What is the prediction now? The …

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Skywatch: Mars lights up in early December and the Geminids peak in the middle of the month

Skywatch: Mars lights up in early December and the Geminids peak in the middle of the month

Comment this story Comment December skies offer casual skywatchers planetary joy and shooting-star delights. Earththe neighboring planet March brightens due to proximity, but the planet reaches opposition on December 8. Our reddish neighbor is about 50 million kilometers from Earth on December 1, according to the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, and a week later, …

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