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September 29, 2016
Black moon to make an appearance Friday night
September 29, 2016 - 7:16pm
June 20, 2016
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Rare 'strawberry moon' during summer solstice tonight
June 20, 2016 - 4:59pm
November 9, 2015
Lane Thorson, right, and Braden Berntsen, left, use cotton balls to represent asteroids making craters on the moon's surface at the "To the Stars!" exhibit at the East Grand Forks Campbell Library Monday. Kelan Berntsen stands behind Thorson. Photo by Becky Jacobs/Grand Forks Herald
Children learn about moon with cotton balls, Oreos at East Grand Forks library
November 9, 2015 - 8:01pm
September 22, 2015
Astro Bob: The scoop on Sunday's supermoon eclipse
September 22, 2015 - 3:30pm
April 2, 2015
Phases of a lunar eclipse leading to totality. (Credit: Jim Schaff)
Astro Bob Blog: Don't miss the Blood Moon eclipse
April 2, 2015 - 3:16pm
February 4, 2015
Moon and Jupiter
February 4, 2015 - 9:52pm
February 3, 2015
The FAA: regulating business on the moon
February 3, 2015 - 5:30pm
February 25, 2014
The impact of a large meteorite on the lunar surface on Sept. 11, 2013, resulted in a bright flash, observed by scientists at the MIDAS observatory in Spain. (Credit: J. Madiedo / MIDA)play button
Moon punched in the face by meteorite; impact produced brightest flash of light ever seen from Earth
February 25, 2014 - 2:02pm
November 6, 2013
Erica Dolinar and Tim Buli exit a simulated moon base on the UND campus Wednesday afternoon after spending 10 days in it. They were part of a volunteer crew of three, including Travis Nelson.
UND's 10-day simulation of moon mission is over; 30-day mission is next
November 6, 2013 - 9:00pm
February 25, 2013
The full moon shortly after moonrise shows a striking orange color. The thick, dusty atmosphere we peer through when looking at lower levels of the sky scatter away blue and green light, leaving the moon orange or red. Photo: Bob King
AREAVOICES: Full Snow Moon blazes tonight on a horizon near you
February 25, 2013 - 2:59pm
December 17, 2012
Artist's rendering of the the twin washing machine-sized GRAIL spacecraft (Ebb and Flow) orbiting in formation above the moon's surface. Tiny fluctuations in the strength of gravity over different parts of the moon change the distance of the two probes from one another. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MIT
Areavoices: GRAIL twins Ebb and Flow to smash into moon today
December 17, 2012 - 10:43am
June 15, 2011
As the moon is eclipsed, the round shadow of the Earth takes a progressively bigger bite out of the moon's disk. During totality (right), the moon is bathed in the red light of sunset and sunrise spilling into the shadow. (Credit: Jim Schaff)
Wednesday's lunar eclipse not visible in North America ... but we've got your view
June 15, 2011 - 11:46am
April 20, 2010
OUR OPINION: National debt keeps NASA earthbound
April 20, 2010 - 11:00pm
April 13, 2010
Jay Brausch, Glen Ullin, N.D., letter: Steer NASA toward exploring planets
April 13, 2010 - 11:00pm
December 27, 2009
Richard Hanson, Grafton, N.D., letter: Moon may be cause of global warming
December 27, 2009 - 10:00pm