Moons

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Moons

Neil Armstrong first set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969. Now, decades later, we know even more about space! In celebration of this historic event, we've compiled CurioCity's top resources on space exploration.

Learn More about One giant leap for mankind

Learn why Saturn's moon, Phoebe, is more like a planet than anyone ever imagined!

Learn More about Sciencecasts: Don't judge a moon by its cover

Get a general overview of the history of Space Exploration in this Sky Science 101 Backgrounder!

Learn More about Space exploration - A brief history

Most planets have several moons, and many of these moons have fascinating characteristics.

Learn More about The many moons of our solar system

Most of us know that the moon causes ocean tides but did you know that these tides are actually slowing the speed of Earth’s rotation? (1:58 min.)

Learn More about The tides

Should we send humans to explore beyond Earth orbit, to the Moon, asteroids, and Mars?

Learn More about To the moon - again?

This question was answered by Heather Auld.

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