Moon
Extra-supermoon to rise on Sunday night
Extra-supermoon to rise on Sunday night

Astronomy lovers will get a unique opportunity on Sunday evening when the largest and brightest full moon of the year, known as an extra-supermoon, rises over the horizon...

   
Researchers explain Moon’s lemon-like shape
Researchers explain Moon’s lemon-like shape

A team of scientists has mathematically recreated the processes that fashioned the Moon and subsequently described its shape as something less like a perfect sphere and more like a “lemon with an equatorial bulge...

   
Cold War-era lunar schemes revealed
Cold War-era lunar schemes revealed

With the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, Read More.

   
NASA probe films moon landing site 45 years later
NASA probe films moon landing site 45 years later

NASA has been able to capture 3D images of Apollo 11’s landing site, 45 years after Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin first walked on the moon. In a Read More.

   
Neil Armstrong’s expertise prevented crash landing on the moon
Neil Armstrong’s expertise prevented crash landing on the moon

Forty-five years ago, Neil Armstrong's finely honed flight skills saved the Apollo 11 lunar module from crashing onto the surface of the moon, resulting in the famous first human steps on the lunar surface...

   
Possibility of future moon landing missions uncertain
Possibility of future moon landing missions uncertain

As the nation and world commemorate the 45th anniversary of humans' first steps on the moon, many question wonder whether we will ever return to our nearest celestial neighbor...

   
Public invited to celebrate 45th anniversary of first moon walk
Public invited to celebrate 45th anniversary of first moon walk

A moon landing that stunned the world 45 years ago will be relived on Sunday, July 20, to honor the day Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first men to step foot on the moon...

   
Watch Buzz Aldrin punch moon hoaxer in the face
Watch Buzz Aldrin punch moon hoaxer in the face

Forty-five years ago Wednesday, Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins blasted off for the moon. Four days later, Armstrong walked on the lunar surface...

   
August full moon will be brightest of three supermoons
August full moon will be brightest of three supermoons

This year's biggest and brightest supermoon will delight skywatchers a month from now, on Monday, Aug. 10. That night's full moon is the second of three supermoons occurring in 2014...

   
This supermoon photo will leave you breathless
This supermoon photo will leave you breathless

In June 2013, Earth was graced by a phenomenon popularly dubbed a “supermoon”, during which the Moon appeared to be 14 percent larger and 30 percent more luminous than a normal full moon...