Astronomy News 2018 

Rotating Moon

http://www.granometry.com/data/2017/RotatingMoonfromLRO.mp4 

 

Earth's Aphelion 

On July 6, Earth is farthest from the Sun. 

Pluto's Eclipse 

On July 12, Earth will cross the Sun's face, seen from Pluto. Doing so requires a near-perfect alignment that hasn't happened since 1931, around the time of Pluto's discovery.