What is a worm moon? It might sound like an odd name for a moon, but there's a reason behind it. This special moon graces our skies once a year in the month of March. Let's dig deeper into what the worm moon is and where the term came from.
A snow moon is a name given to the second full moon of the year that falls in the month of February. The name comes from the Northern Hemisphere receiving most of its snow this month. Let's take a closer look at the facts about the snow moon.
A Wolf Moon occurs once a year during the month of January. Have you ever wondered what a Wolf Moon is or where the name comes from? If this is the first time you've heard of a Wolf Moon, then keep reading as we take a closer look what this actually is.
Ah gravity, the thing that keeps the world together, literally. But what would happen if there was no gravity? What would happen to us? Is there gravity on other planets and underwater too? Let's delve deeper into this fascinating topic all about the weird world of gravity.
Many of us wonder what would happen if someone was to go into a black hole. The answer to this question is far more fascinating than you could imagine. Hold on tight as we take an in-depth look at what would happen if you found yourself stepping inside one!
In the world of Hollywood, it’s fair to say we see a lot of films about space that aren’t that realistic. However, there are quite a few films out there that strive for scientific accuracy. Here we have the top 5 realistic movies about space!
At the far reaches of our solar system lies the ice giant Neptune. Neptune has 13 known moons, the largest of which is Triton. Not only is Triton Neptune’s largest moon, it’s the 7th largest moon and the 16th largest known object within our solar system!
What are we really looking at when we gaze up at the starry night sky? And how old is the universe? Do we know? Let's take a look at the science and the different ideas that have been pitched about this popular debate.
Many will have heard the expression that in space, no one can hear you scream. Today we're going to get to the truth behind this, but to do this, we need to take a closer look at the science behind it all.
On the moon's northern hemisphere is a place known as Hadley Rille. And it's here where there's a sculpture of an astronaut and a plaque with the names of 14 astronauts and cosmonauts who died in the advancement of space exploration.
Without the sun, we would not be here. Our piece of rock called Earth, which is floating in the expanse of space, would not be habitable by life. Check out this infographic showing some facts you probably didn't know about the sun.
Have you ever looked up and wondered what that shimmering ball of light in the sky actually is, or how it looks? The telescope has been around for centuries. But how much do you actually know about it? Here we look at 24 facts about the gateway to the stars!