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Supermoon photos: See awesome shots of 2017 lunar spectacle
04 December 2017, 04:08 | Lucia Cruz
Dazzling supermoon rises above Lancashire
NASA photographer Bill Ingalls captured photos from Washington, D.C.
Also known as a Cold Moon, this phenomenon is caused when the orbit of a new or full moon is in sync with the its closest approach to Earth, making it appear closer and brighter than usual.
Astronomers say the best time to catch a glimpse of a supermoon is either right after sunset or minutes before the next sunrise.
Whether it is was the prospect of standing outside in the cold weather, cloud cover, or your bad memory that meant you missed last night's supermoon then fear not. Since the Moon's orbit is elliptical, one side (apogee) is about 50,000 km farther from the Earth than the other (perigee).
Facebook opens new office in London
UK-based start-ups will be invited to take part in three month programmes created to help kickstart their businesses. Interestingly, the building has sectioned off a separate incubator space dedicated to start-ups called LDN-LAB.
New Study Finds Dogs Are Brainier Than Cats
Until recently, scientists interested in comparing intelligence across species were limited to using brain size as an indicator. For comparison, humans have by far the highest number of neurons in our cerebral cortexes-as many as 16 billion per person.
Magnitude 6.0 natural disaster hits Iran
In Baltimore, Maryland, students at the University of Maryland rushed out of office towers into the street, the AP reported. Social media users in Washington D.C. and New York City said they felt the quake.
Killer Flu Season Expected This Year
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends several steps in protecting against the flu virus. Preventive actions include washing your hands and covering your nose or mouth when coughing or sneezing.