Letís embrace the joy of moonmoons and more playful scientific terms

Moons could possess moons of their own. Kepler-1625b-i, a newfound candidate to be a giant alien moon, may even possess one or more moons that once had habitable surfaces, a new study finds.

Letís embrace the joy of moonmoons and more playful scientific terms

Some say the astronomical term moonmoon makes light of a serious field of study, but it seems a shame to abandon it for po-faced alternatives

Tue 16 Oct 18 from Newscientist

Moons can have moons and they are called moonmoons

Wed 10 Oct 18 from Newscientist

Hunting for Mini-Moons: Exomoons Could Have Satellites of Their Own

Moons could possess moons of their own. Kepler-1625b-i, a newfound candidate to be a giant alien moon, may even possess one or more moons that once had habitable surfaces, a new study finds.

Tue 16 Oct 18 from SPACE.com

Moonmoons (Moons That Orbit Other Moons) Could Exist, Scientists Say

What do you call a moon that orbits another moon?

Fri 12 Oct 18 from Livescience

Can moons have moons? Yes, and they're called 'moonmoons'!

Earth's moon (file photo) may be orbited by a mysterious smaller moon that has alluded scientists for decades, according to a new study from University College London.

Thu 11 Oct 18 from Daily Mail

Some moons have moons of their own ó moonmoons

But can moonmoons have moonmoonmoons?

Thu 11 Oct 18 from ZME Science

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