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The sun is 400 times larger than the Moon but is 400 times further away from Earth making them appear the same size.

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Moon shown in highest resolution yet in image made of 32,000 pictures

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National Geographic's most famous photographs expected to fetch $3MILLION at Christie's in first ever auction of collection

A 1969 illustration entitled A Blue Globe Hanging in the Sky ¿ Earth as seen from the moon by Charles Bittinger will be up for auction at Christie's sale of 'The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration '

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When the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft flew by Saturn in 1980 and 1981, they were able to pay only fleeting attention to Titan, the second largest moon in the solar system (larger even than the planet Mercury) and the only solar system moon with an appreciable atmosphere. These images are from subsequent Titan flybys in 2005 and 2006. - Image credit: NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

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The BLOOD MOON rises: Amazing images and footage of the first total lunar eclipse of 2014

I remember seeing this when I was really little and being quite confused and a little scared!

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Labradorite is said to detoxify the body and slow the aging process, to elevate consciousness and protect a person's aura, helping to keep the aura clear, balanced, protected and free from energy leaks. It symbolizes the moon and the sun. It can assist in digestion, regulation and metabolism. Protects the aura from energy leaks, allows one to realize the destiny that is chosen and live up to one’s potential. www.draiochtagems.com

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I could use this diagram to illustrate how the earth orbits around the sun and how the moon orbits around the earth.

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The Sun as you've never seen it: Nasa reveals stunning footage from new satellite

Ring of fire: Known as a 'prominence eruption', this is a loop of gas heated to an extremely high temperature. Twisted magnetic fields on the Sun's surface cause the gas to be shaped like this. This image was captured by the satellite on March 30

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