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 2019 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Fri, 24 May 2019 12:58:21 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Our Sun – Quiz http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art306207.asp The Solar System was made from the leftovers of the formation of the Sun. How much do you know about the star that makes life on Earth possible? Try the quiz. Mon, 13 May 2019 06:09:15 EST Triton – Neptune's Captured Moon http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art300005.asp The Solar System's large moons tend towards the weird and wonderful, and Triton is no exception. It has ice volcanoes, a strange “cantaloupe terrain”, and crazy seasons. It's the only large moon to orbit in the wrong direction, so it didn't form near Neptune. But where did it come from? Sun, 5 May 2019 05:50:00 EST Mercury - 10 Facts for Kids http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art55109.asp Mercury is close enough to the Sun for lead to melt during the day. Yet there is ice at the poles. Before we had space probes, Mercury was a mystery hidden in the Sun's glare, but all that's changed. Sun, 28 Apr 2019 06:30:00 EST