Moons

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...

Michael Rundle

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.