Astronomy @ BellaOnline 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 2016 All Rights Reserved. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:47:16 EST 240 Astronomy @ BellaOnline Orionids Crumbs of Halley's Comet The most famous comet is Halley's Comet. English astronomer Edmond Halley didn't discover it, but did discover that it came visiting every 75-76 years. If you can't wait until 2062 for the next visit, you can see the Orionid meteor shower which is created by debris from Halley's Comet. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 18:14:59 EST Europa Facts for Kids Astronomers are very interested in Jupiter's moon Europa. They think that it has a large ocean covering the moon under its icy crust, and that it would be a good place to look for life. Fri, 14 Oct 2016 08:00:44 EST Sputnik The Space Race Begins On October 4, 1957 a small object had people around the globe looking excitedly or anxiously up at the sky. It's so common now that people today could scarcely imagine the effect that the first artificial satellite had. Sputnik began the Cold War's space race. Fri, 7 Oct 2016 13:21:07 EST