Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/astronomy Interested in learning about the wonders beyond the Earth's atmosphere? The astronomy site aims to furnish you with the information you need, whether it be the mysterious properties of black holes or the origins of the universe itself. en-us Copyright 2019 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 26 Mar 2019 16:17:53 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Luna - Earth's Daughter http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art32833.asp The Moon has always been our celestial companion, lighting the night, its changes serving as a calendar. What is it, where did it come from, why do we only see one side of it, what is our future together? Sun, 24 Mar 2019 08:00:00 EST Bo÷tes - the Herdsman http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art19551.asp This ancient constellation contains black holes as massive as a billion Suns, extrasolar planets and has acquired a meteor shower from an extinct neighbor. Its brightest star, a red giant 25 times the diameter of the Sun, is a sign that spring is here. Sat, 16 Mar 2019 15:00:00 EST Arcturus - the Bear Guardian http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art306034.asp Arcturus is the brightest star in the constellation Bo÷tes (the Herdsman) and the fourth brightest in the entire sky. It's been prominent in the skylore of many cultures for thousands of years, opened a World Fair, and may have been born in another galaxy. Sun, 10 Mar 2019 09:30:35 EST