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Lunar Love: Don’t Miss the Harvest Moon on October 5

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Geoffrey Swaine/REX/Shutterstock (5898813b) The Harvest Moon above Emmer Green in Reading Berkshire Harvest moon, UK - 17 Sep 2016
Photo by Geoffrey Swaine/REX/Shutterstock
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* October 5 is the Harvest Moon
* Find space-themed gift ideas for your next theme party or to give as presents
* Get unique decor items for all rooms of the house

October 5 is the Harvest Moon, which is the name given to the full moon that occurs closest to the Autumn Equinox. In preparation for this annual celestial event, we’ve rounded up our favorite space-themed stories. From dishware and moonshine to solar eclipse photographs, it’s a great way to bring a little bit of the galaxy home.

The 8 Best Plates for Space Lovers

Bring your passion for outer space to the dinner table with a curated selection of astro-themed dishes. From planets to constellations, there’s a design for every interest.

planet plates Image courtesy of Modcloth

The 8 Best Plates for Space Lovers

  

30 Mind-Blowing Solar Eclipse Images

In the lead up to this summer’s solar eclipse, we felt the fever. So we made this gallery of stunning photos taken around the world of various solar eclipses. Click to view more.

eclipse Photo by Patrick Pleul/Epa/REX/Shutterstock

30 Mind-Blowing Solar Eclipse Images

  

The 3 Best Moonshine Liquors

It’s not exactly moon-related, but moonshine takes its name from the days when bootleggers had to brew by moonlight to hide their activities. These legal moonshine liquors use small batch distilling methods to create authentic flavor. Legal status means you can have it delivered to your door without worrying about nasty stuff like getting arrested or going blind from isopropyl poisoning.

moonshine Image courtesy of Drizly

The 3 Best Moonshine Liquors

  

The 20 Best Images From the 2017 Solar Eclipse

For a few hours on August 21, the nation paused as the moon fully eclipsed the continental United States from coast to coast. Relive the magic of that day with this collection of photographs.

eclipse Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock

The 20 Best Images From the 2017 Solar Eclipse

  

The 6 Best Candle Holders for Space Lovers

Whether you’re a constant star gazer or just want some celestial decor, you’re sure to love these space-themed candle holders. With options for everything from tea lights to room lanterns, there’s something for everyone.

candle lantern Image courtesy of Amazon

The 6 Best Candle Holders for Space Lovers

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