full moon Backyard Almanac: ..."by the light ... of the silvery moon ..." By Lisa Johnson • Jan 26, 2018 Patti Petersen/Flickr Larry Weber says, once in a blue moon (like the one January 31), you should get out for a nice moonlight walk or ski or snowshoe tromp. Backyard Almanac - awesome, astrological August By Lisa Johnson • Aug 4, 2017 Goddard Science Visualization Studio, NASA First, we've got a full moon August 7. Then the Perseid meteor shower August 11-13. Then the "eclipse of the century" on August 21, 2017. No wonder Larry Weber thinks August is awesome!