MOON QUESTION OF THE DAY, from The Old Farmer's Almanac: Why does the Moon look so much bigger on the horizon than it does once it has risen higher in the sky? Find the answer here: http://www.almanac.com/fact/why-does-the-moon-look-so-much Photo credit: Mark Shannon Hill
Look at this photo from 2012. It is a patchwork of images from several months and includes a nighttime photo of Hurricane Sandy heading up the East Coast. The twinkling city lights aren’t just pollution, they are ways to track where weather patterns are and what populations they will affect. More neat info here.