The Moon is in synchronous rotation: it rotates about its axis in about the same
time it takes to orbit Earth. This results in it ...
Nov 19, 2014 ... Learn how Earth's moon formed, how its orbit affects Earth's tides, why solar and
lunar eclipses happen and the history of lunar exploration.
The fifth largest moon in the solar system, Earth's moon is the only place beyond
Earth where humans have set foot. The brightest and largest object in our night ...
The Moon (or Luna) is the Earth's only natural satellite and was formed 4.6 billion
years ago around some 30–50 million years after the formation of the solar ...
Earth and the Moon are more like a double planet than a planet and a moon. The
Moon is quite large in comparison to Earth -- about one-quarter of Earth's ...
Dec 23, 2015 ... As 2015 comes to a close, Astrobiology Magazine is counting down our 'Top 10'
stories from the past year. At number 10: Maybe Earth, with its ...
The Moon is the only natural satellite of the planet Earth. Earth's moon is the sixth
largest moon in the Solar System.
Aug 11, 2016 ... Look up in the night sky. On a clear night, if you're lucky, you'll catch a glimpse of
the Moon shining in all it's glory. As Earth's only satellite, the ...
Earth's Moon. Earth is the first planet from the Sun to have a moon. Despite being
Earth's closest neighbor, the Moon is very different from the Earth. It has no ...
The moon is a satellite that revolves around the Earth in an oval shaped orbit.
Earth's moon is smaller than the Earth. It is smaller than the sun. It looks bigger ...