Super Blue Blood-Moon 2018: When, Where and How to See It

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Space.com January skywatchers are in for a rare treat: a Blue Moon, a total lunar eclipse and a supermoon all … Continue reading Super Blue Blood-Moon 2018: When, Where and How to See It

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Heating ocean moon Enceladus for billions of years

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to ESA Top News Enceladus interior Heating ocean moon Enceladus for billions of years 6 November 2017 Enough heat to power … Continue reading Heating ocean moon Enceladus for billions of years

Stunning Photo Shows Total Solar Eclipse’s March Across Oregon Sky

For anyone who missed the 2017 eclipse, another total solar eclipse will sweep across America in seven years. On April 8, 2024, the moon will cast a shadow across Mexico and the U.S., with a path of totality that crosses Texas and extends northeast through Maine.

Full Strawberry ‘Minimoon’ Shines with Saturn Tonight! What to Expect

This evening brings us the June full moon. And because strawberries are the first fruit after rhubarb to ripen in late spring and early summer — and the peak season … Continue reading Full Strawberry ‘Minimoon’ Shines with Saturn Tonight! What to Expect

NASA’s Mars Plan May Include Yearlong Mission to the Moon

Phase 2 of NASA’s current plan to send humans to Mars in the 2030s involves a yearlong crewed mission to validate the Mars vehicle around the moon. Credit: NASA/The Humans … Continue reading NASA’s Mars Plan May Include Yearlong Mission to the Moon

NASA study finds solar storms could spark soils at moon’s poles

A map showing the permanently shadowed regions (blue) that cover about 3 percent of the moon’s south pole. Credit: NASA Goddard/LRO mission Powerful solar storms can charge up the soil … Continue reading NASA study finds solar storms could spark soils at moon’s poles