If you've heard the word "supermoon," you've probably heard the myths: This extra-special moon looms huge in the sky, exerting a greater gravitational pull that can cause everything from earthquakes to flooding to health effects. Fear not: A supermoon isn't as big of a deal as its made out to be, and there's not really much that it can do to you. But what is it, anyway?
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Written by Reuben Westmaas July 9, 2018
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