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The Moon, Phases, and Lunar Eclipses

Lecture no. 8 from the course: Skywatching: Seeing and Understanding Cosmic Wonders

The Moon, Phases, and Lunar Eclipses

Taught by Professor Alex Filippenko | 47 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Looking up at the moon has always been a favorite pastime on romantic evenings. But there's actually so much more to see and experience when you look with a trained eye. Here, learn everything about the moon's craters and seas, follow its distinct lunar phases, ponder the "moon illusion," and explore lunar eclipses.


October 10, 2018