Tag: moon


LUNAR RECESSION: Earth and Moon’s Cosmic Ballet

The moon, Earth’s companion, is in a subtle celestial dance, gradually distancing itself at a rate of 1.5 inches per year—a phenomenon known as lunar recession. This gradual separation impacts Earth’s rotation, slowing it down and subtly lengthening our days. While the effects are minimal in the short term, this cosmic interplay serves as a […]



Enceladus is a moon of Saturn that has a subsurface ocean of liquid water, geysers that erupt from its surface, and organic compounds that suggest the potential for life. It is considered one of the most promising places in the solar system to search for extraterrestrial life. Enceladus is also covered in a layer of […]