THE BIGGEST FUCKING SUPERMOON OF THE GODAMN CENTURY IS GOING TO BLOW UP THE SKY NEXT WEEK

Via: Gizmodo

As night sets in on November 14, wander outside and gawk at the sky. If the weather is clear, the will be at its biggest and brightest in nearly 70 years, and it won’t put on a similar display until late 2034, astronomers say.

A so-called “” occurs when the moon is not only full, but is orbiting close to Earth. This month’s will be the closest to Earth since January 26, 1948.

NASA says a supermoon – technically called a perigee moon – can appear to be as much as 14 per cent bigger and 30 per cent brighter than a full moon at its furthest orbital point.

But NASA says the November 14 moon could, arguably, even be called¬†an “extra-supermoon”, and here’s why.

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STUDY LINKS FULL MOON TO VIOLENT TRANSFORMATION

Via: The Australian

WEREWOLVES belong in fiction, but researchers have demonstrated an eerie spike in very violent behaviour during the full moon.

Australian experts looked at the cases of 91 patients who presented for treatment at the emergency department of Calvary Mater Hospital in Newcastle, NSW, all of whom were so violent they needed to be sedated or physically restrained to prevent them harming staff or themselves.

Of these 91 who were seen over a 12-month period, they found that 21 (23 per cent) presented when the moon was full – about double the number of cases seen during any of the other seven lunar phases.

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