Flying to the Moon

A plane just before crossing the young MoonA unique moment, captured by Tamas Ladanyi.

By | Jan 17, 2017|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |

Have you ever seen the Black Side of the Moon

Must watch video: Have you ever seen the Black Side of the Moon

By | Jan 3, 2017|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: |

Supermoon over Spanish Castle

To create this spectacular juxtaposition, the Spanish castle built with the Supermoon, careful planning and a bit of good weather was needed.   Image credit Tomeu Mas

By | Dec 20, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |

The Lunar X

The baffling X appearing in this lunarscape is easily visible in binoculars or a small telescope.

By | Dec 13, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

Audi Lunar Quattro ready to head for the Moon

Audi Lunar Quattro

Following extensive tests the “Audi lunar quattro” rover, that weighs eight kilograms, is ready to tackle one of the most difficult terrains of all in exploring the Moon.

By | Dec 2, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: , , |

Moonset at Whitby Abbey

Moonset at Whitby Abbey

October’s Hunters Moon shines near the horizon, setting beyond the arches of Whitby Abbey in this eerie night scene.

By | Oct 31, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: |

Rise of Earth and Venus viewed from the Moon

Rise of Earth and Venus viewed from the Moon

Rise of Earth and Venus in a video created by JAXA Kaguya spacecraft, orbiting the Moon

By | Oct 13, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: , , , |

How Much would it Cost to Live on the Moon?


Living on the moon would be very, very expensive.  But how much?  If you are interested, have a look at the video…

By | Sep 29, 2016|Categories: Space|Tags: |

Possible water plumes on icy moon Europa

Possible water plumes on icy moon Europa

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope took direct ultraviolet images of the icy moon Europa transiting across the disk of Jupiter.  Watch the video…

By | Sep 28, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

Moon on the loose thanks to a typhoon


A giant inflatable Moon roll over the streets, thanks to a typhoon, in Fuzhou.  Watch the video…

By | Sep 15, 2016|Categories: Natural phenomena|Tags: , |