Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/astronomy Interested in learning about the wonders beyond the Earth's atmosphere? The astronomy site aims to furnish you with the information you need, whether it be the mysterious properties of black holes or the origins of the universe itself. en-us Copyright 2018 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 15:37:15 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Sun and Moon and the Calendar http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art27232.asp If you look at your calendar to find today's date, you can see the month, days of the week and maybe some appointments. But you're also looking at something that tracks Earth's journey around the Sun, reflects three thousand years of history and helps to hold our society together. Sun, 16 Sep 2018 07:00:00 EST Dorado and Volans Facts for Kids http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art305595.asp Flying fish live in warm oceans, and so do the mahi mahi fish. Sailors in the southern seas saw the flying fish using their side fins like wings to glide through the air sometimes chased by hungry mahi mahi. Dorado (Mahi mahi) pursues Volans (Flying fish) in the stars of the southern sky. Sun, 9 Sep 2018 09:30:20 EST Moon Phases and Eclipses Help for Teachers http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art32832.asp Moon phases and eclipses are easily seen, but rather abstract to understand. The first section of this article lists the basic concepts with some links to diagrams. The sections that follow suggest resources for teachers, both lesson plans and short videos available online. Sat, 1 Sep 2018 19:00:28 EST