Moon

Tonight's Supermoon Will Be The Largest In Living Memory

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Tech

Got any plans for this evening (14 November)? Well whatever they are you might want to consider rearranging as you’re officially invited to a record...

There's A New Theory About How The Moon Formed

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Tech

How did the Moon form? It’s a question which has perplexed astronomers for centuries. Now, a team of researchers in America have a new theory with a...

A Black Moon Is Coming On Friday, But It Doesn't Mean The World Is Ending

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 29.09.2016 | UK Tech

Don’t panic, but the dark side of the moon is making a comeback. Thankfully we don’t mean Pink Floyd. On Friday night sky-watchers will get the r...

This 'Space Train' Could Transport Humans Around Our Solar System

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.08.2016 | UK Tech

Humans struggle with running an efficient train timetable on Earth: but a new “space train” could apparently get us to Mars in less than two days....

Chinese Scientist Calls China's Plan To Build A Giant Moon Base "A Lunatic Idea"

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 23.08.2016 | UK Tech

China is considering the viability of establishing a manned radar station on the moon, but one Chinese scientist has already denounced the project as ...

The First Private Company To Leave Earth's Orbit Is Heading To The Moon

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 04.08.2016 | UK Tech

Moon Express is leading the race to become the first private company to venture to the moon after the US government approved its plans for a robotic l...

No, The Moon Isn't Turning Green Next Month

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Tech

There's just about a conspiracy theory for everything these days, from the moon Landings to the existence of a secret alien base in the Nevada desert....

Believe The Moon Landings Are Fake? This Site Will Let You Experience It In Real Time

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 01.04.2016 | UK Tech

In July 1969, the crew of Apollo 11 landed on the moon. The historic moment was marked by astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong taking one giant l...

Apollo 10 Astronauts Heard 'Otherworldly Music' On The Dark Side Of The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK Tech

Previously unreleased recordings have revealed the crew of an Apollo space mission heard "strange, otherworldly music" on their radios while on the "d...

NASA Picture Shows Earth 'Rising' Above The Lunar Surface

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 19.12.2015 | UK

NASA posted this remarkable image on Friday showing the Earth "rising" above the lunar horizon. The picture was captured by the Lunar Reconnaissance O...

This Year Will See The First Full Moon On Christmas Day Since 1977

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK

It's looking like we'll enjoy a light Christmas this year, as NASA announces the world will see a full moon at yuletide for the first time since the 1...

A Christmas Miracle From ISIS

Maggy Whitehouse | Posted 07.12.2015 | UK
Maggy Whitehouse

This year's Christmas card from the family is one that Isis made herself. It says 'Merry Christmas! Isis 2015. And it arrived on the very morning I did that Pause for Thought. I didn't stop laughing for nearly half an hour. I'd say that was pretty spectacular coincidence no.2. Actually, I'd call it a Christmas miracle.

Incredibly, Russia's Secret Moon Base Plan Is Actually Happening

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK Tech

While NASA is working on its manned mission to Mars, Russia it turns out has set its sights on a location a little bit closer to home: the moon. ...

On The Moon.

Caragh Little | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK
Caragh Little

It's inevitable. It's become an annual event, arriving as Remembrance ends: the Christmas adverts are suddenly dominant on TV schedules. The debate ...

Mars Water: How Lunar Mission One Can Help Unlock its Potential

David Iron | Posted 01.10.2016 | UK Tech
David Iron

Lunar Mission One also aims to investigate the prospects for a permanent lunar base. The Moon is expected to become an important part in the future logistics of the human exploration of Mars, and to help reduce its huge expense.

Lunar Mission One: "Let's All Stand on the Moon Together"

David Iron | Posted 29.09.2016 | UK Tech
David Iron

Lunar Mission One will provide invaluable support to the current international effort to return to the Moon by drilling deep into the lunar South Pole for geological samples, and testing the polar region for its suitability for a crewed base.

Everything You Need To Know About The Blue Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK Tech

On the night of the 31st July a 'blue' moon will rise above skies across the world. The phenomena occurs when two of the full natural satellites ...

Double Bubble With the Renault Kadjar

Lara Platman | Posted 24.07.2016 | UK Tech
Lara Platman

Sweltering in a plastic bubble in the middle of the Bardenas Desert I listen to the Renault Kadjar press conference, sitting here mesmerised by the ou...

Another Big Step For Mankind Amid Plans To Return To The Moon And Build A Base

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK Tech

"That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind," Neil Armstrong said when humans first landed on the moon. It's been 46 years since those ...

Hoorah, We're One Step Closer To Finding Life On Jupiter's Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Tech

We're one step closer to finding life on Jupiter's moon Europa as NASA announced the project's move into a new phase of its development. The moon i...

Pluto's Moons Are Acting Like A Group Of Drunken Teenagers

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK Tech

A demoted 'planet' and its moons appear to be having a bit of a boozy time. Researchers from the University of Maryland have a published a paper in...

This Stunning Image Is A 'Moon Trail' Not An Alien Invasion

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Tech

A Finnish photographer has captured this beautiful image showing the trail of the moon through the sky, transitioning from a blood red to a bright yel...

NASA's New Moon Buggy Can Pull Some Amazing Tricks

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Tech

This is NASA's new Modular Robotic Vehicle, or Moon Buggy 1 to you and us. It's an all-terrain electric buggy that NASA developed in conjunction with ...

When the Tide Goes Out the Forager's Table is Laid.

Fi Bird | Posted 23.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Fi Bird

Some foragers sprinkle salt over the tell tale keyhole marks that razor clams leave in sand but seasoned foragers will leave noisy kids and dogs at home and quietly grab their razor clam. As with so many things, patience and practice help to perfect the skill.

Solar Eclipse Proves We Cannot Trust the Sun

James Moran | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Comedy
James Moran

The Sun is in fact a spherical ball of molten hot plasma with a diameter about 109 times that of the Earth. Not sounding so nice anymore, right?