"The large-scale homogeneity of the universe makes it very difficult to believe that the structure of the universe is determined by anything so peripheral as some complicated molecular structure on a minor planet orbiting a very average star in the outer suburbs of a fairly typical galaxy."

— Steven Hawking

Solstice Moon Illusion

The full Moon of June 18th is a "solstice moon", coming only two days before the beginning of northern summer.

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http://science.nasa.gov/headlines/y2008/16jun_moonillusion.htm