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 What Does Mil Represent When Buying a Solar Pool Cover?

Answer A mil is a unit of thickness equivalent to one-thousandth of an inch. For example, a 12-mil solar pool cover -- a cover that uses the sun's energy to heat the water in a swimming pool -- is made wi... Read More »
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In Science, How Do the Moon's Phases Depend on the Relative Position of the Sun, Moon & Earth?

The ancient peoples of the Earth defined their calendars by the phases of the moon. Although the Earth's cycle about the sun is more important for determining the seasons for planting and harvestin... Read More »
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When NASA was communicating with astronauts on the Moon the time from sending to receiving was 1.28 s What is the distance to the Moon based on this?

The radio signals travel at the speed of light, approximately 300,000 km/sec (186,000 mi/sec). The distance would be 1.28 x 300,000 or about 384,000 kilometers.*The actual time is an estimate, and ... Read More »
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Bad Moon Rising - CCR or Bark at the Moon - Ozzie?

Bad Moon Rising - CCR for sure.Embarrassing confession - When I was younger I used to think that the line "There's a bad moon on the rise" was actually "There's a bathroom on the right"
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During a new moon, how much of the moon receives direct sunlight from the sun?

The sun always shines on half of the moon, including during a new moon when, from Earth, the moon seems to have gone dark. During a new moon, the moon is between the sun and Earth, the moon's sun-... Read More »
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