Thursday, October 18

Tag: the-moon-facts

10 Strange Things That You Probably Didn’t Know About The Moon

There are few things more satisfying than looking up into the sky on a clear night and seeing the moon. Whether it's bright and full or partially hidden in shadow, there's something cool about watching the moon pass through its many phases. We start learning about our moon and how it works at an early age, so we must know it all by now, right?Well, maybe not. Here are a few facts about the moon that you probably weren't taught in school. 1. It might be Earth's twin. Flickr / dingopup Some people consider our moon to be the Earth's twin! Due to it's large size and strange orbit, there are a few people out there who actually think of our moon as its own planet. 2. It's been used as a burial ground. Flickr / Gunnvor Ka...