Is that moon actually blue? Not exactly. This photo was taken using a cool-light filter. (credit: istock)

Look Up! Rare Blue Moon To Shine Bright On Friday

A celestial event is taking place on Friday that happens, well, once in a blue moon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

Jupiter and its moons (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of Earth

The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.


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Friday The 13th Brings Strange Celestial Events

For many it will be a good day to look up, for others it’s one to hide under the bed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2014

A full perigee moon, more commonly known as a "Super Moon," as seen on March 19, 2011. (Credit: Bruno Fahy/AFP/Getty Images)

Super Moon 2012: Biggest Of The Year

If you’re awake really late Saturday night, you’ll be lucky enough to view the astronomical phenomenon known as “Super Moon.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2012

Total Lunar Eclipse Happens Tuesday

Total eclipse begins at 2:41 a.m. Tuesday. The totality phase — when the moon is entirely inside Earth’s shadow — will last a little over an hour.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2010