Pegasus, a constellation in the Northern Hemisphere. It is clearly visible in the autumn during the early evening. Pegasus lies between the constellations Andromeda and Aquarius. It contains part of the Great Square, a figure composed of four bright stars. The brightest star in the Great Square. Alpheratz, was originally part of Pegasus, but is now included in Andromeda.
Wolves supposedly howl at it, a fairy tale claims a cow once jumped over it and legends say if you look hard enough, there's a man in it. Yes, the moon has a prominent place in popular culture, but there's a lot you might not know about Earth's little orbiting friend. Why doesn't it have soil? Why is its gravity so important? And are we really thinking of going back soon?
Scientists have discovered the existence of water on both our moon and on Mars. Both findings are significant, but what do they mean? Can we use this information to our advantage for space exploration?