Moon News
NASA hopes to soon launch an army of miniature satellites to the moon NASA hopes to soon launch an army of miniature satellites to the moon

Well, if NASA isn't looking toward the future, who will? Prior to the first test flight of NASA's Orion Space Capsule, NASA is already planning further missions for the next-generation rocket called the Space Launch System that is tasked with getting the Orion spacecraft off the surface...

Kickstarter campaign continues tradition of trashing the moon Kickstarter campaign continues tradition of trashing the moon

Since the last century, humanity has shown a propensity for leaving all sorts of odd objects on the moon's surface - everything from copies of the Bible to bags of vomit...

Dig deep to drill deep: Kickstarter campaign aims to excavate the moon Dig deep to drill deep: Kickstarter campaign aims to excavate the moon

Lunar Mission Ltd is currently offering generous internet denizens the chance to make "one small donation for man." The British-led company is turning to crowdfunding platform

NASA: Crashed probe left impact crater on Moon NASA: Crashed probe left impact crater on Moon

According to a NASA statement, the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) has spotted the crater created by the impact of the Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE) on the surface of the Moon...

Moon may have experienced volcanoes only 50 million years ago Moon may have experienced volcanoes only 50 million years ago

Images of irregular features on the Moon's surface taken by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) suggest there could have been volcanic eruptions on the Moon as recently as 50 to 100 million years ago...

NASA readying two missions to locate water on the Moon NASA readying two missions to locate water on the Moon

According to CBS News, NASA has two missions on its slate designed to learn more about the water resources on the Moon...

Moon looks 25 times brighter in video of lunar eclipse from Mercury Moon looks 25 times brighter in video of lunar eclipse from Mercury

Images of Earth and Moon taken by NASA's Messenger probe currently in orbit around Mercury were used to create a time-lapse video of the October 8 total lunar eclipse...

October offers both lunar and solar eclipses: How to catch them October offers both lunar and solar eclipses: How to catch them

Two celestial spectacles will be visible to skywatchers in October--a total lunar eclipse on October 8 and a partial solar eclipse on October 23. The lunar eclipse will occur in the early morning hours of October 8...

NASA reveals molten material was once hurled at Moon’s surface NASA reveals molten material was once hurled at Moon’s surface

The Oceanus Procellarum, the Ocean of Storms, is a vast plain of basalt that dominates the near side of the Moon. It has been hypothesized to be the result of a massive asteroid impact, the largest impact-related structure on the lunar surface...

NVIDIA game team proves Apollo 11 was not a hoax NVIDIA game team proves Apollo 11 was not a hoax

Among the many iconic images captured during the Apollo 11 moon landing in 1969 is Neil Armstrong’s photo of Buzz Aldrin descending down the lunar module’s ladder to the surface...