This Tiny House Design Inspired By The Lunar Module

Nestled on the banks of the Columbia River in central Washington, the roughly 250-square-foot home is hexagon-shaped, perched nearly 9 feet above the ground on three massive steel beams. Inside, earthlings are greeted by an open floor plan. Continue reading »

Beautiful Scenes From Lunar New Year Celebrations Across Asia

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A boy touches a lion dancer while performing at the opening of Ditan Temple Fair on the Lunar New Year’s Eve in Beijing, China Wednesday, February 18, 2015. (Photo by Andy Wong/AP Photo)
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Lunar Eclipse December 2011: Dazzling Images of the Eclipse Around the World

A composite of 12 pictures shows a full lunar eclipse over the skies in Hefei, Anhui (Reuters) Continue reading »

Discover Lunar-Like Landscape on Earth in Italy

If you’re the kind of person who absolutely loves the idea of actually visiting the Moon or are crazy about walking about on its surface, you might be in luck. You could just be able to experience all of that without actually leaving the comfort of planet Earth!

The Crete Senesi (Siennese clay) area, located in the Italian province of Tuscany, which lies south of Siena, consists of an untouched natural landscape of hills and woods. Some 2.5 million years ago, the Crete Senesi region is said to have been covered by the Pliocene sea and clay. The distinctive grey color of the clay sediments left behind is said to give a distinctively “lunar” appearance to the landscape. (REUTERS/Max Rossi) Continue reading »