Blue Moon

Boo! A Halloween Blue Moon

The final ‘Blue Moon’ of the decade rounds out October 2020.

6 months ago

Return to the Moon with Blue Origin’s Rockets and Lunar Lander Made Out of LEGO

Indulge your inner man-child (or woman-child) with these LEGO versions of the Blue Origin Blue Moon lunar lander, New Glenn…

1 year ago

The Blue Origins Founder Wants to Get to the Moon by 2024

Blue Origin is going to the Moon. In an hour-long presentation in Washington DC on May 9th, Jeff Bezos spelled…

2 years ago

Tiangong 1 Falls, Blue Moon Rises and Mars Takes Aim At Saturn

Skywatchers have a busy weekend ahead. The Chinese space station is expected to burn up in the atmosphere, the Moon…

3 years ago

Boo! A Black Moon Halloween Weekend

This Halloween weekend's top astronomical event features something that you won't see in the sky: a Black Moon.

4 years ago

A May Full ‘Blue Moon’ on Tap For This Weekend?

Why this weekend's Full Moon is considered 'blue'... but not in the usual sense.

5 years ago

April Lunacy: Getting Ready for the Full ‘Mini-Moon’

Why this week's Full Moon is the smallest of 2016. It's Mini-Moon season!

5 years ago

Blues for the Second Full Moon of July

Brace yourselves for Blue Moon madness. The month of July 2015 hosts two Full Moons: One on July 2nd and…

6 years ago

Super-Moon Monday: The 3rd (& Final?) Act

“Once more into the breach, my dear friends…” Such a quip may be deemed appropriate as we endured the media…

8 years ago

Was Last Night’s Moon Blue for You?

A blue-tinted Moon on August 31, 2012. Credit (and tinting): joeys-astro-gallery on Flickr Last night's full Moon was a "Blue…

9 years ago