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2014-07-24 23:04:46

Exhibit and Website Inspire Families to Look Up, Explore the Sun, the Moon and the Stars Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014 Boston Children’s Museum opens a new exhibit on Saturday, July 26, My Sky, funded by NASA and created through a partnership between Boston Children’s Museum and Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. The exhibit is an immersive and inspiring traveling exhibit designed to engage adults and children, ages 5 – 10, in early investigations of astronomical science....

2014-05-06 08:30:40

MELBOURNE, Australia, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following several weeks filming on location at Versailles in France, The Moon and The Sun, an adult fable based on Vonda McIntyre's Nebular Award-winning novel, has entered the second phase of its shoot in Melbourne, Australia. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140506/84628 The Moon and The Sun tells the tale of Louis XIV whose quest for immortality leads him to capture a mermaid in order to steal her life force. At the same...

2013-07-15 23:18:09

A collection of little sayings about enormous things. Bethany, CT (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Rich Okun uses illustrations of his puppy and inspirational sayings to encourage spiritual discussion within families. “The Sun, The Moon, The Stars, and Maya is intended to help parents talk about moral issues with their children," says Okun. “It is a collection of little sayings about enormous things.” Maya made it possible for Rich to view his life through a happier lens. He believes...

February Facebook Giveaway - Shoot for the Moon!
2012-02-21 05:51:29

It's time to "Shoot for the Moon" with RedOrbit.com! That's right, folks, it's time for another Facebook giveaway contest. This time, we'll change it up just a bit. For starters, to encourage scientific discovery and an interest in astronomy, our grand prize is a complete telescope set. If you're not a stargazer already, you will be once you win. (And yes, there will still be fantastic prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place!) How do I enter? 1) Go outside tonight (or tomorrow night, or...

2011-05-23 05:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Paramount Pictures' TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON, Linkin Park will perform a special outdoor concert at Vasilyevsky Spusk of the Red Square in Moscow - with the Kremlin and St. Basil's Basilica as the backdrop - on June 23rd at 9PM. The 3D Michael Bay film will open the Moscow International Film Festival on the same night. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/19991206/PARLOGO) Linkin Park will perform several of their...

2009-02-24 09:29:00

GREENBELT, Md., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This winter the television production team at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. shrank the moon down to a six-foot globe and put it on display in their Visitor Center. They've made a new, fully spherical short film called "Return to the Moon". Designed expressly for the Science On a Sphere platform, it opens in science museums and elsewhere around the country on February 27. (Logo:...

2008-07-23 21:00:16

MIDDLEBURY, Vt., July 23, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- There is no denying that the Moon has been the centerpiece of humanity's dream to travel in space. In the early 1960s, President John F. Kennedy committed Americans to the Moon before the decade was out. Then nine years later, what was deemed impossible was achieved. Despite the achievements, many questions about Earth's nearest neighbor remains, especially its origin. An engaging story begins with the release of Inconstant Moon, a new book...


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Solar Eclipse
2004-10-19 04:45:41

Solar Eclipse -- A solar eclipse occurs when Sun, Moon and Earth are on a single line, the Moon being in the middle. Seen from the Earth, the Moon is in front of the Sun and thus part or all of the light of the Sun is hidden by the Moon. Thus it may seem that a piece has been taken out of the Sun, or that it has suddenly disappeared. There are three types of solar eclipses: -- A partial solar eclipse: Only part of the Sun and the Moon overlap -- A total solar eclipse: All of the Sun is...

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