Strange Sun in 1779

krant 131 July 1779, The sun was dimmed.

Nuremberg the 14th of July, Last Sunday, the Second, a strange air phenomenon has been observed. According to an observation of an astronomer of this City, the Sun was seen in a cloudless sky, its appearance was like seen during an solar eclipse, when a large part of the solar disc is already covered by the Moon.

Multiple moons Poland 1756

krant 124 January 1756, Strange sky phenomena Poland.

Posen* 24 December. In the night between 10 and 11 of this month, one has seen a very rare air phenomenon. The Moon, which was in its first Quarter, and had its normal pale color, was intersected by a bright streak, and shortly thereafter two other Moons appeared at the sides, as well as two others under each two. The Moons, all of which had a dark blood color, this phenomenon stood for about half an hour in the sky, and then disappeared at once.

The surface of the moon is mainly brown

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24 May 1965, Russian scholars, describe moon.

Russian scholars assume that the surface of the moon is mainly brown and consists of rock, according to the Russian news agency Tass. Tass also said that, in the opinion of scholars, the luminous rays coming from a number of craters are the result of powerful, probably volcanic explosions.

Dr. Porter, microorganisms can live in outer space

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4 May 1962, The moon is radio active.

WASHINGTON (DPA) - American scholars have evidence that the moon is radioactive. As a result, a new issue is added to the many, which have to be further investigated in connection with space travel. The head of the American space research committee, Dr. Richard W. Porter, has said that a rocket with a sensitive geiger counter has received so called secondary X-rays from the moon.

strange moon Germany

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25 March 1773, Transperent ring around the moon.

Wurtzburg, the 6th of March. The first of this month, a rare sky phenomenon has been observed here. On the evening about half past seven o'clock the Moon was surrounded by a white transparent Ring, the diameter of the Ring was about 40 degrees. It was almost a perfect Circle.