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The Cutest Crossover I’ve Seen In A While

Batgirl and Sailor Moon make a surprisingly good combination in this Sailor Bat image by Corey Lewis . Link Via io9

11 Moons You Should Get to Know

You may have heard already that a fifth moon was discovered orbiting Pluto. (If not, Hubble spotted a fifth moon orbiting Pluto.) We know just enough about P5 to know that it’s tiny, and it’s a moon. Here are some other wild and wonderful worlds that orbit other worlds: 1. Phobos The larger and innermost moon of [...]

Fifth moon of Pluto discovered

Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have discovered a new moon orbiting Pluto. Known as ‘P5′, the small moon is only between 6 and 15 miles a…

A Tour of the Moon

(YouTube link) NASA takes us on a tour of the moon, courtesy of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter. -via Geeks Are Sexy

TARDIS Belly Dancer with a Lightsaber

Dawn Xiana Moon’s dance troupe Raks Geek blends an assortment of geeky and dancing source material, including Doctor Who and Star Wars, belly dancing and fire spinning. If you’re in Chicago on August 3 and 4, you can watch it perform at the Viaduct Theater. Link -via Fashionably Geek

Is it time to return to the Moon?

It has been almost 40 years since humans stepped foot on the Moon – isn’t it time we went back ? During the Apollo Moon landings the eyes of the world…

Neil deGrasse Tyson: “We Stopped Dreaming”

Ready to get fired up about America’s space program? Listen to Neil deGrasse Tyson drop some knowledge on the history of NASA and current spending priorities. Here’s a brief quote: “We go to the moon. Space enthusiasts say, ‘Oh, we’re on the moon in ’69, we’ll be on Mars in another ten years.’ [...]

Russia to send men to the Moon ?

A leaked document suggests Russia is planning on embarking on a manned mission to the Moon. The document details plans to “conduct a demonstrative man…

Moon blamed for sinking of the Titanic

A rare combination of factors may have been responsible for the iceberg that sunk the Titanic. The closest approach of the moon to the Earth in 1,400 …

Protection sought for Apollo landing sites

Historians are looking to the future with efforts to formally protect the Apollo landing sites. There are hundreds of individual items on the moon tha…