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Deborah Buscher
Deborah Buscher
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Halloween comes early—‘Blood Moon’ makes an appearance April 15
Halloween comes early—‘Blood Moon’ makes an appearance April 15
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Americans had more to tremble about than just “tax day” this April 15. The “Blood Moon” made an appearance along with a total lunar eclipse which peaked around 2:45 a.m. Johnson Space Center photographer Lauren Harnett took this multi-frame composite image of the so-called "Blood Moon" lunar eclipse in the early hours of April 15. What makes the eclipsed moon turn red? The answer lies inside Earth’s shadow. Our planet casts a long shadow. It starts on the ground—step outside at night. You're in ... read more
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