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How Long is a Day on the Moon?

A single day on the Moon lasts the equivalent of 29.5 Earth days, which is the result of its tidally-locked…

4 years ago

What is a Super Moon?

It’s a bird, it’s a plane it’s… OK, it’s a bad gag, I know. But the movie Man of Steel…

8 years ago

The Birth of a Saros – This Weekend’s Hidden Eclipse

As the first eclipse season of 2013 comes to an end this weekend, an extremely subtle lunar eclipse occurs on the night…

9 years ago