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. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:21:23 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Eris - Dwarf Planet http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301573.asp In a tilted orbit in the scattered disk, it shook up the traditional Solar System. Was it bigger than Pluto, and therefore a planet? No, both of them ended up as dwarf planets. Eris named for the Greek goddess of discord was an apt name for an object whose discovery started so many arguments. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:50:00 EST The Starry Crowns Corona Australis http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301553.asp A wreath, a crown, a wheel of torment, a boomerang. The constellation Corona Australis has represented them all in different traditions. Its stars are dim, but its stories are vivid. Wed, 22 Jul 2015 14:05:49 EST Four Historic Eclipses http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art301534.asp An empire lost, an empire saved, lives lost, lives saved. Read about some unexpected outcomes of solar and lunar eclipses. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 19:10:37 EST