When I saw him, he was wired to the moon. He didn't come down for two days.
"No more lunatic rages or attempts to blast himself to the moon or whatever he was doing last week," General Greene added with a shake of his head.
The other was to show that the gravitation of the earth, following one and the same law with that of the sun, extended to the moon.
Their poetry addressed to the moon is translated by C. Huart in the Journal asiatique, ser.
Edmund Halley, the second astronomer royal, devoted most of his official attention to the moon.
Those relating to the moon and planets, corrected by Sir George Airy, 1840-1846, form part of the standard materials for discussing theories of movement in the solar system.