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The Prince And The Moon

Tony Woodcock | Posted 12.15.2016 | Arts
Tony Woodcock

For the holidays and to delight the reader with the pleasures of magical kingdoms, Princes and Princesses, and fantastical journeys, I offer the follo...

There Is A Fruitcake On The Moon

Diedre A. Ware | Posted 12.29.2016 | Fifty
Diedre A. Ware

According to an old French proverb, Rome was not built in a day. So, you're going to think I'm totally off the wall, but I believe that the same can ...

Did We Lose The Technology To Go To The Moon?

Quora | Posted 12.22.2016 | Science

Why does it take three years to develop a new car, when it shares 90% of its "DNA" with the previous model? Why does it take six years to develop a new airplane when it shares 90% of its "DNA" with the previous model?

We All Shine On

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 10.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dennis Merritt Jones

"Yeah we all shine on, like the moon, and the stars, and the sun." -- John Lennon Last night after watching the nine-o'clock news (not recommended)...

Notes From a Dive Bar XXXIV - Dark Side of the Moon

Alan Black | Posted 09.25.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Meanwhile, on the Dark Side of the Moon. Harry comes in, crazed. He's given up on the Giants making the playoffs. He's given up on the 49'ers winnin...

Did We Lose the Technology to Go to the Moon?

Quora | Posted 10.07.2014 | Technology

Why does it take 3 years to develop a new car, when it shares 90% of its "DNA" with the previous model?

9 Amazing Places You'll Want To Hurry Up And Visit Because You're Dying

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 08.01.2014 | Comedy

Whoa, you don't look so hot. Like, maybe you're on the verge of death. But wait! There are a lot of amazing places in the world you MUST see! W...

Artists Create Their Own Earth-Based Embassy To The Moon

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

If there's one thing artists like Leonid Tishkov and Agnes Meyer Brandis have taught us, it's that the art community reserves a special place in its h...

WATCH: Iconic 'Earthrise' Brought To Life

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 12.21.2013 | Science

What if you could go back in time and see what the Apollo 8 astronauts saw when they snapped the iconic "Earthrise" photograph? Now you can. N...

10 Incredible Things You Didn't Know About The Moon | Posted 12.13.2013 | Science

Above, 10 facts you should probably know about the moon. ...

Jason Linkins

'Let's Put A Park On The Moon,' Say Legislators, For Some Reason | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

Are you former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich or some other person who has long desired to do some stuff to or on the moon? Well, here is some goo...

Considering Perception: Robert Irwin and James Turrell

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 09.02.2013 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

Many years ago, in a land far, far away, two young men set off on a journey to portray the experience of perception.

Dear Writers, Editors, TV Producers, and Movie Directors

Dean Regas | Posted 06.26.2013 | Science
Dean Regas

If you have any astronomy in your stories -- if you mention space, if you display a telescope, even if you present the Moon only once -- please, for the love of Galileo, get an astronomy consultant.

The 'Dry Moon' Myth

Hejiu Hui | Posted 04.28.2013 | Science
Hejiu Hui

Until about five years ago, the moon was thought to be bone dry. However, the anhydrous view of the moon has been challenged by detections of water on the lunar surface and in rocks and soil returned by the Apollo missions.

Moon Struck!

Donna Henes | Posted 12.01.2012 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

I was 10 years old when the moon first beckoned to me. The call came in the guise of a homework assignment. Miss Lusk, my much-loved fourth grade teacher, told us one propitious day to go home and compose a poem.

Among the Wanderers

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 05.12.2012 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

What kept me going was the knowledge that on Wednesday, the day after my last midterm, Mars would be at its closest to the Earth all year.

PHOTOS: Spectacular Views Of The Solar System's Moons

Posted 12.15.2011 | Green

From Mother Nature Network: Earth's moon shines brightly in our sky, but it is not the only satellite in our solar system. Experts estimate there a...

Rare Volcanoes Found On Dark Side Of The Moon

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 09.25.2011 | Green

If possible, volcanoes on the moon just became even more awesome. According to NASA's Lunar Science Center, scientists have recently discovered wha...

Tips for NASA: Houston, You Have a Problem

John Bobey | Posted 07.26.2011 | Comedy
John Bobey

You shot yourself in the foot by calling them Space Shuttles. "Shuttles" don't boldly go where no man has gone before, they go to Chicago, and occasionally bring you from Parking Lot T to the front entrance of the State Fair.

Dear High School Senior Who Just Got Rejected From __________

Riley Waggaman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Riley Waggaman

Dear High School Senior Who Just Got Rejected From __________, You got rejected from __________? Don't worry I know someone who goes to __________ a...

Invading The Moon & Our Disordered Home Planet

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Corso

I think there's a message in Chicago losing the Olympics. I also think there's a message in the moon invasion despite its alleged success. The message is a simple one: It's time to focus on home.

Moon Hole Colony? Might be suitable for colony | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Building a home near a moon crater or a lunar sea may sound nice, but moon colonists might have a much better chance of survival if they just lived in...

The Mighty Boosh: A Mighty Interview

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeff Kreisler

Their appeal and fan base is definitely growing, whether or not it'll be enough to make them a hit in the U.S. still remains to be seen, but in the meantime founders Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding are certainly enjoying the ride.

Dennis Hope: Nevada Man Claims Ownership Of The Moon, Challenges UN

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Despite the 1967 Outer Space Treaty that was ratified by 98 United Nations states, including the US, and declared that the moon may not be claimed by ...

New Moon Footage: NASA Releases Remastered Moon Landing Footage (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

UPDATED 7/16: The enhanced footage of the 1969 moonwalk has been released by NASA. Watch the video: As part of NASA's 40th anniversary celebratio...