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Magnificent Moon

This striking image of a crater on the Moon’s surface was taken by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter which provides the data for Moon Zoo. One of our helpful volunteers suggested it to me, for which I am very grateful! 37 more words

Citizen Science

Humanoid on the Moon?

The mainstream news media offers countless reminders of how susceptible we humans are to pareidolia, the phenomenon of seeing things which are not really there. Headlines are written primarily to capture people’s attention and fascination. 1,010 more words