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updated Tue. April 25, 2017

ON Saturday night I got to visit the Dark Side of the moon - and it was out of this world. To mark National Record Store Day, Glasgow's science Centre put on a magnificent Pink Floyd event.
Jockey Calvin Borel has certainly accomplished many things in his career - three Kentucky Derby victories; Breeders' Cup, Preakness Stakes, and Kentucky ...

It's a celebration! Houses on the moon Theater Company (Emily Joy Weiner, CoFounder & Artistic Director; Kevin Connor, Managing Director) celebrated the Opening Night performance of the world premiere of The Assignment, an original play by Camilo ...
Remember the fun you had as a kid with an empty cardboard box? It could be a spaceship, or a fort, or a race car. A stick could be a sword or a magic wand.
At dawn, two things rise in the sky. First, is the sun, the glowing ball of hydrogen plasma around which Earth orbits. Second, is a new Moon.

NASA may be going back to the moon. Or maybe not. Despite months of speculation and rumors about potential changes in the agency's "Journey to Mars" plans for human exploration of Mars, so far there's been no announcement of any major changes, other ...
The winner of the $5000 Explore your Backyard competition with Jetstar in conjunction with Hawke's Bay Today is "over the moon". Lisa Papunui read about the competition in the paper and thought to herself "you have to be into win". "It made my day when ...
Sami Wolf is unlike anyone else at the moment. She's a self-declared Jewish-addict-lesbian-rapper, and wants that piece of the market cornered.
Just call him Ottawa's resident rock star. The International Astronomical Union is renaming asteroid 22406 to recognise local astronomer Gary Boyle's work educating the public about the wonders of the night sky.
Walking on the moon is a dream that each one of us has harboured at some point, but three students from Delhi-NCR actually got to do it.
The five probes will be required to move more than 500 meters on the surface of the moon and send high-definition moving and static images to Earth.
This footage comes courtesy of NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, which is a little satellite which has been orbiting the moon for a few years now, taking lots of photos to make this huge composite model. Its main mission is to "identify sites close ...
Multiple news outlets had quoted Sivathanu Pillai's statements out of context. The last thing science reporting needs is fake news.
Eight of the 10 tiny holy books in dispute landed on the surface of the moon during NASA's 1971 Apollo 14 mission, carried in a pouch by astronaut Edgar Mitchell.
In this Feb. 13, 1971, photo, Apollo 14 astronaut Alan Shepard Jr. conducts an experiment near a lunar crater. science is a good reason to go back to the moon, ...

In honour of Canada 150, Georgetown Little Theatre is pleased to present "Kiss the moon, Kiss the sun" by Norm Foster as the third and final show of its "Cantastic" 56th season, which features all Canadian Playwrights.
Racquet Club, a new band featuring members of Knapsack, The Jealous Sound, and Samian have unveiled a new track, 'Blood On the moon'. The track is taken from the bands forthcoming debut album, which is due later this year via Rise Records.
Migration: It conjures the image of waterfowl flying in "V" formations and warblers invading woodlands with their colorful songs and beautiful plumage.
The first 1,000 tickets sold out in just two hours and more dates were added - and now, even more Glaswegians will be able to experience 'the cosmos and more' at a fully immersive screening of Dark Side of the moon. The 'sound and visual extravaganza' ...
Of course, UFOs don't necessarily equate to extraterrestrial technology; they could be man-made in many cases. For example, a few days ago, UFO YouTube channel SecureTeam10 released a video that showcases an alleged UFO flying in front of the moon.
India's ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) has something very ambitious in mind - they plan to start mining on the moon to meet the country's energy ...
In his latest novel, "the moon and The Other" (Simon & Schuster/2017), science fiction writer John Kessel envisions a collection of people living on the moon in the middle of the 22nd century. The story follows four main characters as they navigate the ...
Jim Lovell - an astronaut who visited the moon twice and has seen Earth from space - might also implore you to feel lucky. "You have to really kind of think about our own existence here in the universe.
On today's Plus Side of Nashville, we're talking about girl power! When you're a young, impressionable girl - who do you look up to?
We have two album release shows to talk to you about today, but sadly, you won't be able to attend one of them. We're talking about it to do our part in promoting local music, but the show is sold out.
Every Friday, The citizen features a pet available for adoption from the Finger Lakes SPCA of Central New York. This week, we spotlight Luna: Q: Who is your best friend?
The second astronaut to walk on the moon raised serious questions about Elon Musk's plan to colonize Mars when he visited Purdue on Wednesday.
Swiss luxury watchmaker brand Omega has a long accomplished history, and many laurels on their journey. Omega has been the official timekeeping device for the Olympics since 1932, for instance.
There's an acronym widely used for setting goals: SMART. There are a few different versions of this floating around, but one common one is that objectives should be Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-bound.
The date given for this supposed lunar event just so happens to be tonight - April 20. 16 hours ago. The meme currently in circulation suggesting that moon will turn green tonight.
Yankees 9, White Sox 1: Aaron Judge punctures the moon. The Yankees offense came to play tonight, backing up a strong start from Tanaka, and taking their third straight series.
The idea would involve depending on small, cheap satellites to relay microwave beams between the moon and receiving stations on Earth, which would turn those beams into electricity.
According to a report from Spacenews, a certain exchange between NASA and Trump's transition agency seems to have provided their interest in mining natural resources from the moon. However, spectators are trying to question if this kind moon mining is ...
NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center designed, developed and managed the production of the lunar rover and the Saturn V rocket that took astronauts to the moon. Today, Marshall is developing NASA's Space Launch System, the most powerful rocket ever ...
"It does not represent a danger to our planet," Carnelli told AFP, noting that the asteroid passed within 1.8 million km (1.1 million miles) of Earth - about four times the distance to the moon. The Arecibo observatory in Puerto Rico - which has one ...
Below is one of the first radar videos (made by Arecibo) that Astronomers took of the asteroid, on April 17. NASA said the space rock will fly within about 1.1 million miles of Earth, or roughly 4.6 times the distance from our planet to the moon, on ...
Michael O'Hare's Manchester restaurant Rabbit in the moon has launched a cut-price menu to tempt in more midweek diners.
Kicking off the first day of the annual Galway theatre festival is Blood on the moon, a feast of physical theatre and historical intrigue.
An "over the moon" Cristiano Ronaldo brought up his century of UEFA Champions League goals in style as his hat-trick assured Real Madrid of a seventh consecutive semi-final berth as they bid to become the first side to retain the competition in its ...
If you ask Casey Estrada to mix you a custom cocktail, the Meet the moon bar manager will respond with a series of questions: Do you want a spirit-forward cocktail or something with more citrus?
As far as the Trump Administration is concerned, the money-making value of NASA seems to be tied up in two prominent segments of research and activity: tech development and the moon. It appears NASA saved their funding by effectively convincing the ...
Many people have tried to visualize how big the planets are in relation to each other and to large objects we're more personally familiar with.
UFO hunters were excited over the weekend after footage was posted online of a strange object moving over the moon. The video shows a forked-tongue shaped object gently drifting along somewhere between Earth and the surface of the moon. According to ...
This week's twitter round-up features moonshot references, stray thoughts from the English Midlands, and one man's throwback Tuesday.
Fnatic's third place run at CWL Birmingham represents another milestone for captain Tommey's long-term project with his young teammates.
A waning crescent moon won't rain on this week's meteor parade. The Lyrid meteor shower won't impress you with the number of meteors per hour, but it only takes one fireball to have you saying 'woah.
@AaronFinch5 doesn't play because his kit bag didn't turn up? Really? We put men on the moon! #allegedly #findFinchybag.
With The Measure of the moon, I created a 75-year-old mystery waiting to be solved. Through the entwining magic of six degrees of separation, the old mystery is connected to a painfully similar repetition in present day.