Home > Space > Why Do We Only See One Side Of The Moon? Why Do We Only See One Side Of The Moon? Space Share on Pinterest Explanation of why only one side of the Moon ever faces Earth. Also discusses the Moon’s influence on ocean tides and the length of days on Earth. Share on Pinterest Related Posts What Happens At The Edge Of The Universe Live! – View Of Earth From The Space Station Asteroid Mining Saturn’s Largest Moon: Titan Why Do The Planets Orbit In A Plane?