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. Mon, 20 Feb 2017 01:58:06 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com 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 Cosmic Valentines http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art303897.asp Valentine's Day is no assurance that love is in the air. Hearts and flowers aren't guaranteed to come your way. You may or may not get one of the billion valentine cards that are sent each year. But heart shapes are everywhere and anyone can admire them. Here is a cosmic selection for everyone. Wed, 8 Feb 2017 18:40:40 EST Makemake - Facts for Kids http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art303876.asp Mike Brown, Chad Trujillo and David Rabinowitz discovered an icy object out in the Kuiper Belt nearly five billion miles from the Sun. Three years later the International Astronomical Union (IAU) listed it as a dwarf planet, and named it Makemake. Sat, 4 Feb 2017 23:30:14 EST