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. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 20:51:10 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Are There Solar Eclipses on the Moon http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art304498.asp Total solar eclipse: the Sun a black circle framed by an ethereal corona. Dark enough to see stars, and for birds to go to sleep – yet an eerie darkness unlike night. The Sun can also be eclipsed on other Solar System planets as long as they have moons. But what would we see from our own Moon? Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:30:14 EST Moons of Mars – Facts for Kids http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art304471.asp Earth's moon is “the Moon” because it was the only one humans had ever seen until 1610. That's when Galileo discovered moons orbiting Jupiter. By 1876 astronomers had found moons around all of the outer planets. So why did it take until 1877 for someone to find the moons of our neighbor Mars? Wed, 9 Aug 2017 15:20:00 EST Summer Triangle http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art304429.asp The Summer Triangle is a stellar treat for northern mid-latitudes summer sky watchers. It graces the sky all night long in summer, and its three bright stars are visible even in urban areas. Under dark skies you can also see the Milky Way within the asterism. Sat, 29 Jul 2017 18:32:28 EST