Classroom Questions Questions for ‘The moon has power over animals’ Moonlight affects animals in many different ways. Wildebeests (a herd shown) rely on moonlight to avoid nighttime attacks by hungry lions. Karann Kalsey/iStock/Getty Images Plus Share this:FacebookTwitterRedditGoogle ClassroomPrint By Science News for Students November 7, 2019 at 6:40 am Classroom questions are available for free with registration. Learn more Register to access: Client key* E-mail* Log in Already Registered? Enter your e-mail address above.