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  • The Reversed Moon Tarot Card
    The reversed moon tarot card: No worries
    In the upright position, the moon card of tarot speaks to us of mysteries. Things about us are not what they seem. It is a good idea to wait and let clarity find us before acting on the situation at hand. Details of the situation may still be...
  • NASA Administrator Charles Bolden
    Onion satire on NASA's Charles Bolden and the moon has the air of truth
    The Onion, the famous satirical site, zinged NASA Administrator Charles Bolden by publishing a fake story on Tuesday that he had resigned for disrespecting the moon. It was all in fun, but like most great satire it had the air of truth. Bolden has...
  • The Moon's origin is not from this world
    The Moon's origin is not from this world
    The Moon is the most familiar sight in the night sky. This is because it is the Earth's closest companion and travels with the Earth in space around the Sun. The moon orbits the Earth at a distance of just 238,850 miles; yet, despite being so...
  • August 31 2014 Moon Mars Saturn conjunction
    Want to impress your significant other watch a triple conjunction together
    Nature will be putting on a spectacle Sunday evening August 31 you don’t want to miss, a triple conjunction or grouping of the Moon, Saturn, and Mars.Tonight, if you look to the west south west tonight after sunset you will see two fairly...
  • Earth's moon
    China to send probe to orbit the moon to test lunar sample return technology
    Xinhua reported on Sunday that China intends to launch a spacecraft that would orbit the moon and then return to Earth. The idea is to test a crucial technology for a sample return mission from the lunar surface, designated as Chang’e 5,...
  • Mr. Moon
    Mr. Moon
    The Lemonade Ladies Poetry night turned out to be a night of magic as women read their original poems. One of the poets was Mona Woodruff. Mona is a flaming red-head, with a Cajun accent, a big heart, an amazing chef, and a life full of joy and...
  • Apollo 11
    Was the Moon Landing a Hoax?
    About a week ago, we celebrated the forty-fifth anniversary of Apollo 11, which marked the first landing of men on the moon. Or did we? For those of us old enough to remember, it marks one of the most memorable events in our lives. But was it...
  • My Sky exhibit at Boston Children's Museum
    'My Sky' exhibit indulges exploration of universe
    Children will soon have a new way of expanding their knowledge of the Sun, Moon and Stars whenBoston Children’s Museumunveils My Sky, a traveling exhibit focusing on astronomical science, on Saturday, July 26. Funded by NASA, the exhibit is...
  • Full Moons can resemble the top of shining light bulbs.
    Facts about the Moon
    The Moon is one of the most recognizable things in space and it is also one of the most familiar sights in the night sky on Planet Earth. There are many moons in the Solar System but only one can be seen by people on Earth. The Earth’s moon...
  • Apollo 11
    We Landed on the Moon!
    This week marks to 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon Mission. On July 21, 1969 the spacecraft containing Michael Collins, Buzz Aldrin, and Neil Armstrong made its successful voyage to the natural satellite orbiting our planet. Armstrong...
  • Moon landing
    NASA to mark 45th anniversary of first moon landing
    A series of events in the coming days will celebrate the 45th anniversary of the first manned landing on the moon, NASA said July 18.On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set lunar module Eagle on the moon’s...
  • Liftoff Apollo 11
    45 years ago today, Apollo 11 lifted off for the moon
    About a million people gathered in Florida witnessed the liftoff of Apollo 11, which occurred at 8:32 a.m., Eastern Daylight time on July 16, 1959 from Launch Pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center. The launch of the Saturn V was perhaps the most...
  • Tom Shelley of Space Adventures
    As Apollo 11 anniversary draws nigh, Space Adventures preps private lunar voyage
    As the 45th anniversary of the voyage of Apollo 11 draws nigh, one of the most under reported recent news in space tourism, and therefore one of the most exciting, is the announcement that Space Adventures now has two customers willing to put down...
  • NASA to capture an asteroid for future study
    NASA capture asteroid: 2011 MD asteroid in sight, 'delivery truck' rock to moon
    A NASA attempt to capture an asteroid is in the works this week, and the space experts apparently have their sights set on a very particular asteroid by the name of 2011 MD. Compared to the size of a “deliver truck” at roughly 20 feet...
  • Luna
    Day by day, the moon sign way with July gardening advisory
    Celestial preview for JulyIndependence Day precedes Dog Days and summer heat. Virgo and Libra moons play host for the arrival of the Dog Star constellation. Within it are two large stars said to emit heat like miniature suns. Moon transiting Virgo...