There’s a super full moon this weekend. The full Moon of May 5-6, 2012, is a perigee moon, as much as 14% bigger and 30% brighter than other full moons of 2012. Make sure you and your students don’t miss it!
Below are a couple of wonderful links from NASA explaining the phenomena.
FULL STORY: http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2012/02may_supermoon/