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Sep 4, 2015 02:40 PM ET // Joe Rao, SPACE.com Skywatching Columnist
If you live in the eastern-third of the United States or southeast Canada and your local skies are clear on tonight (Sept. 4), take a good close look at the rising moon, which has a celestial date with a star this evening.
Aug 28, 2015 03:20 PM ET // Geoff Gaherty, Starry Night Education
You'll probably hear a lot about a 'supermoon' over the next few months. This is not a term that astronomers use, but here are some facts about what will actually happen.
Aug 25, 2015 05:49 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Cassini has once again turned to Enceladus, the enigmatic moon of Saturn.
Aug 24, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Volcanic 'fire fountains' erupting from the lunar surface, similar to what occurs in Iceland today, most likely were fueled by carbon monoxide gas, a new study shows.
Aug 18, 2015 12:18 PM ET // Jason Major
Finally, we have proof of the moon's 'noble' heritage!
Aug 1, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Tariq Malik, Space.com
The second full moon of July wowed skywatchers around the world - and even in space.
Jul 30, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Geoff Gaherty, Space.com
On Friday, much of the world will have the opportunity to observe a Blue Moon: A somewhat rare occurrence that doesn't have anything to do with the moon's color.
Jul 21, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
An Arctic crater holds promise for figuring out how to spot something interesting on the moon or Mars, an astronaut says.
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