The guy that lives on the other side of my office wall (and Program Executive for the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter), Gordon Johnston, sends out an email once a lunar cycle with details on that full moon and other happenings in the sky. I always find them fascinating, and thought they’d be worth sharing with the rest of the world (or at least the minuscule portion thereof that stops by here). So I asked Gordon if we could post his ~monthly musings on the blog, and he graciously agreed! Thanks, Gordon!
So without further blathering on my end, here is Gordon’s take on the