Moon phases 2022: This year’s moon cycles

Moon phases reveal the passage of time in the night sky. Some nights when we look up at the moon, it is full and bright; sometimes it is just a sliver of silvery light. These changes in appearance are the phases of the moon. As the moon orbits Earth, it cycles through eight distinct phases. The four primary phases of the moon occur about a … Continue reading Moon phases 2022: This year’s moon cycles

The longest partial lunar eclipse of the century will change your life forever

A partial lunar eclipse is coming — and it will be the longest one of this century! Keep your eyes to the sky from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2021! How will the lunar eclipse affect us astrologically? A storm is approaching. Destiny is calling your name — forever ready to redirect and change your life. Lunar eclipses are one of the most intense tools that the universe … Continue reading The longest partial lunar eclipse of the century will change your life forever

How to watch the ‘super flower blood moon’ lunar eclipse tonight

The most dramatic lunar event of 2021 is upon us. Tuesday night brings the moon’s only total eclipse of the year — and it’s a good night for the occasion, as our celestial standby reaches one of its closest points to Earth, otherwise known as a super moon. What is a ‘super flower blood moon’ lunar eclipse? There’s a lot to unpack here, so let’s … Continue reading How to watch the ‘super flower blood moon’ lunar eclipse tonight

United Arab Emirates publishes first photo from Mars probe

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The United Arab Emirates on Sunday published the first image for its Mars probe now circling the red planet. The picture, taken Wednesday, shows sunlight just coming across the surface of Mars. It shows Mars’ north pole, as well as Mars’ largest volcano, Olympus Mons. The image comes from its “Amal,” or “Hope,” space probe. The probe swung into orbit … Continue reading United Arab Emirates publishes first photo from Mars probe

May’s flower moon is the final supermoon of the year

The final supermoon of the year, rounding out a trio of spring supermoons that began in March, will occur during May’s full moon. The big, bright moon will appear fullest on the morning of May 7 at 6:45 a.m. ET, according to NASA. The full moon will be visible from the evening of May 6 until the morning of May 8. This supermoon comes on the … Continue reading May’s flower moon is the final supermoon of the year

Earth has a new mini-moon — but it’s only temporary

It’s not the moon, but you can call it mini-moon. Earth has captured a tiny object and pulled it into orbit. The asteroid, known as 2020 CD3, is only the second asteroid known to orbit Earth. And while it won’t last, this asteroid acts as a temporary mini-moon whirling around our planet. The discovery was made by Kacper Wierzchos and Theodore Pruyne, researcher specialists for … Continue reading Earth has a new mini-moon — but it’s only temporary