Moon Articles

Find the August Sturgeon Moon phases—plus, best days by the Moon, full Moon names, and more.

Heard about the Supermoon for July 2014? Here's more information on July's Full  Buck Moon—plus, full Moon names, best days by the Moon, and more.

Find the June Strawberry Moon phases for 2015—plus, best days by the Moon, full Moon names, and more.

It's the Full Moon for May 2015—the Flower Moon! Find Moon phase dates plus best days by the Moon, full Moon names, and more.

You've heard of "somewhere over the rainbow." But how about "somewhere over the moonbow"?

The captivating crescent may be the Moon's most fascinating phase. See why, where, and when it occurs in a free sample article from The 2011 Old Farmer's Almanac, "The Light of the Slivery Moon."

Here are 2014 dates for setting chicken eggs by the Moon's sign. According to tradition, this age-old practice will produce chickens that are healthier and mature faster.

Here’s a little something deliciously arcane for those who long for the “simplicity” of life before computers . . .

Listed in the Astronomical Glossary of The Old Farmer's Almanac is the word Epact, expressed as a number from 1 to 30.

Find the 2015 April Pink Moon phases—plus, best days by the Moon, full Moon names, and more.

It's the Snow Moon! Find February Full Moon phases for 2015—plus, best days by the Moon, full Moon names, and more.