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The Moon Also Rises

Space Weather has a great shot of last night’s full moon. Full moon and full image here: Spaceweather.com Time Machine Advertisements

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Was the Quake Caused by the “Supermoon?”

No. No. No. No. The term “supermoon” makes my eyes roll. That said, did the upcoming full moon, which will occur at the closest approach of the moon to the earth, cause the quake? No. No. No. Full moons happen … Continue reading

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Bill O’Reilly Says Science Cannot Explain the TIDES!

Seriously? Seriously? Bill O’Reilly does not know about the moon? O’REILLY: I’ll tell you why [religion’s] not a scam, in my opinion: tide goes in, tide goes out. Never a miscommunication. You can’t explain that. SILVERMAN: Tide goes in, tide … Continue reading

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An Eclipse Most Rare

The lunar eclipse which begins late tonight will coincide with the winter solstice. According to SpaceWeather.com, this is the first time this has occurred since 1638. However, it occurs to me to wonder whether this corrects for the adoption of the … Continue reading

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Astropic du Jour of the Day

Wow. Gorgeous astropic today. Image here is a crop. For the full gorgeousity, click here: APOD: 2010 December 5 – Moonrise Through Mauna Keas Shadow

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