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Cryotectonics

Previous posts have looked at the nature of tectonics on the terrestrial planets and how they are very different to Earth. Further out in the solar system, it is not the planets which are of geological interest but the moons, many of these are ice worlds. 367 more words

Europa

Jewels #DailyHaikuChallenge

Fading in sunset
Pearls draped over tree branches
Saturn and her moons

Day 159/365 – Morgan’s #DailyHaikuChallenge. Join in and link back to her blog.

Poetry Forms

These Are Our Best Pictures of Mars' Smallest Moon

Mars isn’t a planet well-known for its natural satellites but it actually does have two small moons. The larger, Phobos, is an irregularly-shaped, heavily grooved and cratered world only about 17 miles (27 km) across at its widest. 271 more words

Science

Touch Base...

The term touch base is being used in many different contexts so I thought, “Why not touch base and see what it really means?” Dictionary meaning of touch base is “ to briefly make or renew contact with somebody” or “to talk to someone for a short time to find out how they are or what they think about something”. 705 more words

Musings

HOWLING BETWEEN THE MOONS

Howling
between the moons.

A new phase soon
I know is coming. . .

And, by then,
I hope
my body will be humming
and nowhere will I see those crows… 78 more words

Poetry

"Heart Moon" Painting

“Heart Moon” is a Contemporary Street Art Painting – Spray painting / Graffitti Art. If you are interested in purchasing this beautiful painting, Feel free to… 28 more words

Art

Iapetus: Saturn's Stained Moon

Saturn’s “yin-yang” moon Iapetus (pronounced eye-AH-pe-tus) is seen in this image, a color composite made from raw images acquired by Cassini’s narrow-angle camera on March 11, 2017. 195 more words

Space