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 2017 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:04:11 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Astronomical Doodles http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art304001.asp Google doodles are little drawings and animations that incorporate the Google name into a presentation of a person or event of note. Here are five doodles with an astronomy theme, including asteroids, a lunar eclipse and how the speed of light was calculated by observing Jupiter and Io. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 11:01:03 EST European Astrofest 2017 http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art303970.asp It was the 25th Astrofest and how things have changed since the first one! No one knew then if other stars had planets. Pluto was still a planet and its discoverer Clyde Tombaugh was still alive. The Rosetta mission was in the very early planning stages, and Cassini-Huygens hadn't been launched. Sat, 25 Feb 2017 17:00:00 EST Space Missions - Quiz http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art303920.asp Space missions have taken us to the Sun and the Moon, asteroids and comets, planets, dwarf planets and moons, and looked beyond the Solar System. There have been so many missions it's hard to keep them straight. Can you match these descriptions with the missions? Fri, 17 Feb 2017 18:49:10 EST