nearside : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the side of a vehicle nearest the kerb
News & Articles
- Sunday's Supermoon: Overhyped?
The nearside of the moon. Photo by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera. A message to the skywatchers: tilt your head back after nightfall on Sunday, and you'll see the closest full moon of the year -- a phenomenon known as a "supermoon." Except it's not all that super, and it's not really a phenomenon. In fact, the term "supermoon" was coined not by a scientist, but by an astrologer. And ...
June 21, 2013 - The Online NewsHour