Category: moon

The song Fly Me to the Moon was the first music ever heard and…

The song Fly Me to the Moon was the first music ever heard and played on the Moon, when Buzz Aldrin played it on a cassette tape.

The first “Super Blue Blood Moon” in 150 years will…

The first “Super Blue Blood Moon” in 150 years will happen on January 31, 2018.

The one and only visible supermoon of 2017 will be observable…

The one and only visible supermoon of 2017 will be observable to the entire world on December 3. 

The United States and Russia signed a treaty in 1967 agreeing…

The United States and Russia signed a treaty in 1967 agreeing not to nuke the Moon.

This photo captures lava, milky way, meteor, and moon in a…

This photo captures lava, milky way, meteor, and moon in a single shot.

American adventure photographer Mike Mezeul II took an amazing shot that captures the diverse beauty of Mother Nature. Photographed in Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island of Hawaii, it contains the Moon, the Milky Way, a meteor, and a stream of lava all in one image.

When Astronaut Ed Mitchell was asked what it’s like to…

When Astronaut Ed Mitchell was asked what it’s like to stand on the moon, he said: “From out there on the moon, international politics look so petty. You want to grab a politician by the scruff of the neck and drag him a quarter of a million miles out and say, ‘Look at that, you son of a bitch.’

You could fit all the planets in between Earth and the moon and…

You could fit all the planets in between Earth and the moon and still have room left over to spare.

The last man to walk on the moon, Gene Cernan, promised his…

The last man to walk on the moon, Gene Cernan, promised his daughter he’d write her initials on the moon. He did, and her initials, “TDC,” will probably be on the moon for tens of thousands of years. source

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For the Apollo 11 moon landing conspiracy theory to be true,…

For the Apollo 11 moon landing conspiracy theory to be true, over 400,000 people would need to be part of the secret. source

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Buzz Aldrin’s mother’s maiden name was Moon….

Buzz Aldrin’s mother’s maiden name was Moon. source

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