Moons

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 ...

NASA's New Drone Is Designed To Drive Under The Ice Of Alien Moons

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has successfully trialled of a new type of underwater drone which seems to suggest one way it might attempt to explore under the ice of Saturn's ...

GIF: Watch A Volcano Erupt On Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

Jupiter's moon Io is the most volcanically active world in the Solar System - but its volcanoes are in the wrong place. That's the conclusion of Na...

GIF: Watch A Volcano Erupt On Jupiter's Moon Io

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Tech

Jupiter's moon Io is the most volcanically active world in the Solar System - but its volcanoes are in the wrong place. That's the conclusion of Na...

Pluto's New Moon Could Be Named 'Vulcan' Thanks To Star Trek Fans

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Pluto's newest - and smallest - moon could be named 'Vulcan' after a public vote was stormed by fans of Star Trek. In the Trekkie universe, Planet ...

Pluto's New Moons To Be Named By Public Vote

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Want to name a Moon? Astronomers are giving the public the chance to come up with names for two new satellites recently discovered to be orbiting P...

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Could A Nasa Spy Satellite Reveal The Hidden 'Mini Moons' Orbiting Earth?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Tech

How many moons orbit the Earth? One? Two? Turns out, nobody really knows. The surprising truth is that aside from the massive lump of rock we k...

Once in a Blue Moon

Rita Pal | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK Tech
Rita Pal

The blue moon appears on Friday 31 August 2012. "The moon will turn full Friday, the second time since its first full appearance Aug 2 this year.