Supermoon Quiz! Are You Super or Just Lost in Space?
By Elizabeth Howell, Space.com Contributor |
While the moon is always a beautiful sight in the sky, occasionally skywatchers are treated to a special "supermoon." Do you know at what phase a supermoon occurs? Or why supermoons don't happen every month?
Elizabeth Howell is a contributing writer for Space.com who is one of the few Canadian journalists to report regularly on space exploration. She is pursuing a Ph.D. part-time in aerospace sciences (University of North Dakota) after completing an M.Sc. (space studies) at the same institution. She also holds a bachelor of journalism degree from Carleton University. Besides writing, Elizabeth teaches communications at the university and community college level. To see her latest projects, follow Elizabeth on Twitter at @HowellSpace.