Supermoon 2015

September 27, 2015, humans will be able to observe an interesting astronomical phenomenon: Supermoon, when the satellite of our planet is in a phase of the full moon and at the same time at the point of perigee, that is closest to the Earth. As a result, the Moon will appear significantly larger and brighter.… Read more Supermoon 2015

The moon shrinks

On the Moon’s orbit sixth year running satellite NASA LRO. Thanks to its high-resolution cameras, scientists have access to almost the entire surface in high detail. A study of the images has led to a curious discovery: The moon cools and, as a consequence, is reduced in size. As a result, the internal volume of… Read more The moon shrinks