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Full Moon Riot: The Perils of Mothering a Werewolf

Jessica McNeill Azar | Posted 12.14.2014 | Parents
Jessica McNeill Azar

Now that this month's hideous full moon is finally waning, I feel like it's semi-safe to write about the onslaught of terror that occurs in my house every month... and I'm not referring to MY "time of the month."

Irish Medium Sandie Byrne Presents Her First New York City Event October 9

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.06.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Holly Cara Price

As the "Blood Moon" comes to fruition later this week -- the second of two rare "Blood Moons" this year, the last one being in April -- New Yorkers wi...

Lunar Meditation With Shiva Rea

Marina Chetner | Posted 11.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Marina Chetner

Inspired by the power of the recent super moon, it only seems fitting to share an evening meditation. It's a wonderful way to transition from the brig...

WATCH: Get Ready For The Summer's First Supermoon

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.11.2014 | Science

Not one, and not two, but we've got a summer full of three "supermoons" ahead of us -- and the first one is set to peak this Saturday at 7:25 a.m. EDT...

The Many Brilliant Faces Of Hawaii's Full Moon

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 06.14.2014 | Green

Many generations ago, the people of Hawaii survived on the islands by listening to the patterns of the Earth and observing the many phases of the moon...

20 Full Moon Artworks To Welcome Tonight's Spooky Honey Moon

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.13.2014 | Arts

Today, dear readers, is Friday the 13th, an unlucky day for superstitious folks of Western tradition. Those who suffer from friggatriskaidekaphobia, a...

Full Moon To Fall On Friday The 13th

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 06.13.2014 | Science

For the superstitious, June 13 this year will be extra-spooky. That's because the full moon is set to fall on Friday the 13th, a rare occurrence th...

EXPLAINED: Why This Full Moon Is Year's Tiniest

Starry Night Education | Geoff Gaherty | Posted 01.25.2014 | Science

The smallest full moon of 2014 rises in the night sky tonight (Jan. 15), and there's some interesting science behind the lunar sight. Two years ago,...

WATCH: Why You Should Skywatch In Winter Despite The Chill

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 02.24.2014 | Science

Freezing temperatures certainly make a strong case for staying inside on winter nights. But a new video from the YouTube channel MinutePhysics offers ...

La Luna Bella - Drama Queen

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

An incongruous event happened to me while the lady of the night was in full bloom. It literally came out of nowhere and put me on high alert. Here's what happened...

Happy Fall!

Mary Pritchard | Posted 11.20.2013 | Healthy Living
Mary Pritchard

Sit down and make a gratitude list -- what are you grateful for this year? There's always something to be grateful for and this gratitude practice is a great way to put closure on the first part of the year

TONIGHT: Look Out For Rare Moon With Many Names

Space.com | Clara Moskowitz | Posted 08.21.2013 | Science

This month's full moon, which rises on Tuesday (Aug. 20), is not just a Blue Moon — it's also the Full Sturgeon Moon, the Full Red Moon, the Green ...

SOLVED: Mystery Of Shooting That Killed Confederate General

Posted 05.09.2013 | Science

By: Clara Moskowitz Published: 05/01/2013 06:03 PM EDT on SPACE.com Thanks to astronomy, the 19th century mystery surrounding the death of Confede...

'Pink' Full Moon Heralds Planetary Event

Posted 04.24.2013 | Science

By: Joe Rao Published: 04/22/2013 06:32 PM EDT on SPACE.com This month's full moon, which falls on Thursday (April 25), always reminds me of one o...

Moon May Spur Surprising Survival Technique In Sharks

Posted 04.22.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 04/21/2013 09:01 AM EDT on LiveScience A full moon and warm waters may send some sharks diving deep, acco...

Are We Listening to What Nature Is Howling At?

Dr. Michael Finkelstein | Posted 04.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael Finkelstein

In many cultures, the full moon in January is referred to as the Wolf Moon. As we think this through a bit more, we realize that the wolf is not howling at the moon but at his pack mates. This is their time for communication, when the earth rests still and their voices carry best.

COOL: Eclipse Photos Show Earth's Shadow On Moon

Posted 11.30.2012 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 11/30/2012 12:24 PM EST on SPACE.com When the moon toe-dipped through part of Earth's shadow this week, the minor lun...

Will Tonight's Lunar Eclipse Affect Human Behavior?

Posted 11.28.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 11/27/2012 04:18 PM EST on LiveScience This week, lucky viewers will see the full moo...

Moon May Have Major Impact On Monster Storm

Posted 10.29.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall, Senior Writer Published: 10/26/2012 04:22 PM EDT on OurAmazingPlanet Heaven and Earth may be aligning to turn Hurricane Sandy int...

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.

Full 'Harvest' Moon Will Meet Uranus

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.01.2012 | Science

Clean moon, harvest soon. The full 'Harvest" moon is on the rise beginning Saturday night, for those living in the Northern Hemipshere. For three ...

How Will the Sept. 29 Full Moon Affect Your Home, Finances and World Peace?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 11.26.2012 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

On June 19 I wrote about "The Planetary Event: How It May Change Your Life." This event was related to the powerful interaction of two planets: Uran...

How To See Tonight's Blue Moon

Posted 09.01.2012 | Science

Send us your photos of the Blue Moon--just tweet us at @HuffPostScience or click "Add a slide" in the gallery below. We'll be collecting user photos f...

How To See 'Blue Moon' This Weekend

Posted 08.27.2012 | Science

By: Mike Wall Published: 08/27/2012 07:32 AM EDT on SPACE.com Skywatchers should circle Friday (Aug. 31) on their calendars, for the date offers...

Full Moon Lammas: A Time Of Gratitude

Grove Harris | Posted 10.01.2012 | Religion
Grove Harris

Known as the first harvest in the agricultural cycle, this is a time for gratitude for what has already come to fruit (or vegetable). Then comes the exploration of hopes and fears for the rest of the harvest.