Whilst driving my daughter to school one morning she said to me, "Look Daddy, I can see the Moon". She sat quietly for a moment and then pondered, "But why can we see it now Daddy, when I thought it only comes out at night?". When we are children we get so used to the … Continue reading Why can I see the Moon during the day?
On a beautiful clear summers day the sky is a vibrant blue. But why? Our planet, The Earth, is protected by the atmosphere. When I think of the atmosphere I think of it as though it is a protective force field that sweeps around the earth. The atmosphere is so important to our planet and … Continue reading Why is the Sky Blue?