Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/astronomy Interested in learning about the wonders beyond the Earth's atmosphere? The astronomy site aims to furnish you with the information you need, whether it be the mysterious properties of black holes or the origins of the universe itself. en-us Copyright 2015 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:42:03 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Heavens-Above website http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301417.asp You can see the International Space Station from where you live. But when and from which direction? What are the two bright stars you've seen after sunset? What's an Iridium flare? The website Heavens-Above is a tool for beginners and experienced observers to answer questions like this. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 06:00:00 EST Cosmic Father's Day http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301383.asp What sort of tie would you give a cosmic father? What would you feed him? Where might he find challenging mountaineering, make an astounding golf shot or get up an interstellar soccer game? How can you send a special man a genuinely galactic greeting? Here's how. Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:00:31 EST The Starry Crowns Corona Borealis http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301362.asp There are two crowns in the sky, the northern and southern ones. Classically, Corona Borealis represents the crown of Ariadne, abandoned heroine of the tale of the Minotaur and the labyrinth. More prosaically, in Australian aboriginal astronomy, it's Womera the Boomerang, which it resembles. Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:00:11 EST