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 2019 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Mon, 18 Feb 2019 15:25:11 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Astronomy @ BellaOnline http://astronomy.bellaonline.com Five Astronomical Non-Events of 2018 http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art305980.asp Every year has its astronomical events – and its non-events. A non-event may be science that needs more evidence. However it's usually something for which the only “evidence” is in the mind of its creator. Here are five from 2018. Tue, 12 Feb 2019 18:30:29 EST Triangulum – the Northern Triangle http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art305918.asp The sky is full of potential triangles. You just need three stars that aren't in a line. We have large triangular asterisms – the Summer, Spring, and Winter Triangles. And did you know we have two triangle constellations? The northern one is Triangulum, and it has a surprisingly long history. Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:15:35 EST Top Ten Astronomy Stories of 2018 http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art305873.asp The year 2018 was a good one for astronomers. Mars, asteroids, and the outer Solar System had the spotlight more than once. Gaia is bringing the Milky Way into focus, and Hubble found the most distant star ever seen. Here are my choices for the top astronomy stories of 2018. Mon, 7 Jan 2019 09:30:44 EST