The Moon
Lunar South Pole Atlas—a new online reference for mission planners  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
The Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI), managed by Universities Space Research Association (USRA), has compiled and made available an atlas of the Moon's south pole. Given NASA's recent direction... more
Kennedy Space Center Marks Apollo 50th With Mission Trading Cards  SPACE.COM · 3 days
For guests visiting Kennedy Space Center on May 18, Apollo history is in the cards. more
NASA Awards $45.5 Million for Private Moon Lander Work on Project Artemis  SPACE.COM · 3 days
The space agency is granting a total of $45.5 million to 11 U.S. companies, including Elon Musk's SpaceX and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin, to... more
NASA selects 11 companies for lunar lander studies  SPACE NEWS · 3 days
NASA announced May 16 it has selected 11 companies to begin studies and initial prototype development of portions of lunar... more
NASA Selects 11 US Firms to Build Human Lunar Landers  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
NASA has selected 11 companies including Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin, Elon Musk's SpaceX to develop prototypes of human landers for its Artemis lunar exploration programme. more
Developing a high-performance rocket motor for the Heracles mission to the Moon  ESA · 3 days
ESA has kicked off an activity with the British-Norwegian supplier Nammo to develop a high-performance rocket motor for its lunar exploration program. more
Beresheet Impact Site Spotted  ASTRO WATCH · 3 days
The photo above shows the landing site of the Israeli Beresheet spacecraft on a region of the Moon called Sea of Serenity, or Mare Serenitatis in Latin. On... more
Grave of Israeli Lunar Lander Spotted by NASA Spacecraft  LIVE SCIENCE · 4 days
A sharp-eyed NASA spacecraft spotted the probable remains of an Israeli spacecraft that crash-landed on the moon last month. more
Chinese Probe Close to Solving Mystery Behind Moon's Formation  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
Scientists have said they could be a step closer to solving the riddle behind the Moon's formation, unveiling the most detailed survey yet of the far side of Earth's satellite. more
China's lunar rover makes unexpected discovery on far side of the moon - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Studying the South Pole-Aitken basin reveals the secrets of the lunar mantle. more
Moon Crash Site Found! NASA Probe Spots Grave of Israeli Lunar Lander  SPACE.COM · 4 days
A sharp-eyed NASA spacecraft spotted the probable remains of an Israeli spacecraft that crash-landed on the moon last month. more
China’s lunar rover may have found minerals from the moon’s mantle  SCIENCE-NEWS · 4 days
The Chang’e-4 mission spotted material on the lunar surface that appears to contain bits originating from the moon’s interior. more
Rocket Mortgage Underwrites New Statue of Apollo 11 Astronauts  SPACE.COM · 5 days
A new monument to the crew of the first moon landing will rise from the mission's launch site as the gift from an aptly-named financing company. more
The Moon is Quaking as it Shrinks  ASTRO WATCH · 5 days
In 2010, an analysis of imagery from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) found that the moon shriveled like a raisin as its... more
NASA gives its new Moon mission a name: Artemis  TechCrunch · 5 days
Cool missions need cool names, and NASA's new plan to establish a permanent lunar presence and put an American on the Moon again now has one: Artemis. It's nod both... more
NASA asks for $1.6bn to send woman to the moon  Sky News · 6 days
NASA has asked for an extra $1.6bn (£1.2bn) from congress for its new moon mission, which aims to land a woman on the lunar surface for the first... more
Moon is Still Tectonically Active, Researchers Say  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
In 2010, an analysis of images from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) found that the Moon shriveled like a raisin as its... more
Our Moon Is Shrinking and Wrinkling, Study Claims  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
The Moon is steadily shrinking, causing wrinkling on its surface and quakes, according to an analysis of imagery captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO). more
The moon is still geologically active, study suggests  PHYS.ORG · 6 days
We tend to think of the moon as the archetypal "dead" world. Not only is there no life, almost all its volcanic activity died out billions of years ago. Even the youngest... more
'Apollo's Legacy': Space Historian Talks Lunar Science, Politics — and a Return to the Moon  SPACE.COM · 6 days
NASA's Apollo program was transformational technologically, scientifically and politically, and it reverberates today in how the country sees... more
NASA Names New Moon Landing Program Artemis After Apollo's Sister  SPACE.COM · 6 days
Half a century after NASA sent men to the moon under project "Apollo," the space agency is now working to land men — and women — on the... more
NASA seeks additional $1.6 billion for 2024 Moon plan  SPACE NEWS · 6 days
The White House and NASA announced May 13 that they will seek an additional $1.6 billion in funding... more
Quakes show that moon, gradually shrinking, is tectonically active  REUTERS · 6 days
The moon may be dynamic and tectonically active like Earth - not the inert world some scientists had... more
Moonquakes Rattle the Moon as It Shrinks Like a Raisin  SPACE.COM · 6 days
The moon is still tectonically active, like Earth, generating moonquakes just like our planet creates earthquakes, a new study based on Apollo mission data found. more
The Crescent Moon Looks Absolutely Gorgeous from Space in This Astronaut Photo  SPACE.COM · 6 days
An astronaut's vantage point offers a stunning view of not just Earth, but also our nearest neighbor, as proved by this newly published photograph... more
NASA commemorates 50th anniversary of the moon landing with audio series - CNET  CNET · 6 days
The space agency wants to know what you were doing when Neil Armstrong took his first steps on the moon. more
Moonquakes? New study suggests Earth's neighbour is still active  CBC · 7 days
A new study has reached a remarkable conclusion: the moon is still geologically active. more
The moon is quaking as it shrinks  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
A 2010 analysis of imagery from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) found that the moon shriveled like a raisin as its interior cooled, leaving behind thousands of cliffs called thrust faults on the moon's... more
Newly Discovered House-sized Asteroid 2019 JK3 to Fly By Earth on Monday  ASTRO WATCH · 1 week
A newly detected house-sized asteroid, designated 2019 JK3, is expected to fly by the Earth on Monday, May 13, at around 21:59 UTC. The... more
NASA would like you to record memories of the first Moon landing  THE VERGE · 1 week
If you remember where you were when astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped onto the Moon’s surface for the first time — or you know someone... more
Blue Moon: Here's How Blue Origin's New Lunar Lander Works  SPACE.COM · 1 week
Yesterday, Blue Origin's billionaire founder, Jeff Bezos, revealed the company's plans to land a spacecraft named "Blue Moon" on the lunar surface. Here's what we know about the... more
Blue Moon Brewing is capitalizing on Bezos’ news with a lunar lander keg  TechCrunch · 1 week
Every so often, a big corporation manages to play the news cycle just right. Generally such things aren’t recommended and can fairly... more
Lunar tunnel engineers excited by boring Moon colonies  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
As space agencies prepare to return humans to the Moon, top engineers are racing to design a tunnel boring machine capable of digging underground colonies for the first lunar inhabitants. more
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Unveils Lunar Lander Project 'Blue Moon'  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Bezos announced Thursday his intent to participate in the new race to the Moon with a high-tech lander to carry vehicles and equipment. more
Jeff Bezos unveils Moon lander concept  BBC · 1 week
Blue Origins claims that the lunar lander will be able to take humans to the Moon's south pole by 2024. more
Jeff Bezos says he'll send a spaceship to the moon  CBC · 1 week
Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos said Thursday he's going to send a spaceship to the moon, joining... more
Blue Origin Unveils 'Blue Moon,' Its Big Lunar Lander  SPACE.COM · 1 week
Jeff Bezos revealed the first life-size mockup of Blue Origin's new lunar lander, named "Blue Moon," during a speech in Washington, D.C. today (May 9). more
Blue Origin unveils lunar lander  SPACE NEWS · 1 week
Blue Origin revealed new details about a lunar lander concept that the company’s founder says can support a human return to the moon by 2024. SpaceNews.com more
Amazon's Bezos unveils lunar lander project 'Blue Moon'  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Jeff Bezos, who heads both Amazon and space company Blue Origin, unveiled on Thursday a lunar lander that he said would be used to transport equipment, and possibly human beings, to the... more
Amazon's Bezos says he'll send a spaceship to the moon  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos says he's going to send a spaceship to the moon, joining a resurgence of lunar interest half a century after people first set foot... more
Blue Origin unveils its lunar lander, Blue Moon  TechCrunch · 1 week
Today at an intimate event in Washington D.C., Jeff Bezos took the wraps off some grand space plans. But that future, which includes trips to the lunar surface, isn’t much without the... more
Billionaire Bezos discloses plans for moon presence, unveils lander mockup  REUTERS · 1 week
Billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos, founder of rocket company Blue Origin, unveiled on Thursday a mockup of... more
Awesome NASA Time-Lapse Video Shows the Moon's Phases During Apollo Lunar Landings  SPACE.COM · 1 week
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of humans first walking on the moon, NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio created a fascinating time-lapse video that maps all... more
Billionaire Jeff Bezos to unveil plans for moon presence, sources say  REUTERS · 1 week
Billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos will unveil plans on Thursday for missions to the moon... more
Starting up a new cooperation for the Moon  ESA · 2 weeks
European start-up PTScientists and ArianeGroup agreed today on a far-reaching cooperation for future lunar missions, in line with ESA’s goal... more
Neil Armstrong's Son Recalls His 'First Man' Dad as Apollo 11 Items Go Up for Auction  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
The personal and professional legacy of Neil Armstrong show clearly in a new set of items... more
NASA’s First Planetary Defense Technology Demonstration to Collide with Asteroid in 2022  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) – NASA’s first mission to demonstrate a planetary defense technique – will get one chance to hit its... more
Space Adventures Reaches Settlement with Would-Be Lunar Tourist  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
Space tourism company Space Adventures has reached a settlement in a lawsuit brought nearly two years ago by a man who signed up for the company's proposed mission then sought a refund... more
On This Day in Space! May 6, 1968: Neil Armstrong Narrowly Escapes Fiery Crash  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
On May 6, 1968, NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong almost met his fate while simulating a lunar landing. See how it... more
NASA Tweaks Call for Moon Lander Concepts  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
NASA has updated a planned call for proposals for lunar landers to enable a human mission in 2024, broadening the scope to include integrated lander concepts. more
NASA Chief Plays Down Costs of 2024 Moon Landing  SPACE.COM · 2 weeks
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine told Senate appropriators that while the administration is not yet ready to release a revised budget that accommodates an accelerated human lunar landing program. more
Chandrayaan-2: India Likely to Land on Moon on September 6  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
India’s much-delayed second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, has got yet another launch window. The mission is now... more
The Space Rock that Hit the Moon at 61,000 Kilometers an Hour  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Observers watching January’s total eclipse of the Moon saw a rare event, a short-lived flash as a meteorite hit the lunar surface. Spanish astronomers... more
Chandrayaan-2 Will Look for Specific Minerals on the Moon, Says Ex-ISRO Chairman  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair said India's second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 will look for specific minerals on the surface of the moon. more
Magma Is the Key to the Moon’s Makeup  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
For more than a century, scientists have squabbled over how the Earth’s moon formed. But researchers at Yale and in... more
Researchers Find Ice Feature on Saturn’s Giant Moon  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Rain, seas and a surface of eroding organic material can be found both on Earth and on Saturn’s largest moon,... more
Space Rock Crashed Into the Moon at Over 60,000kmph During Lunar Eclipse, Scientists Claim  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
A space rock crashed into the Moon on January 19, 2019, during the lunar eclipse, creating a small crater. more
Bridenstine plays down costs of 2024 moon landing  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine told Senate appropriators May 1 that while the administration is not yet ready to release a... more
See Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit all fixed up - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
The National Air and Space Museum is prepping to put the famous spacesuit back on display for the first time in over a decade. more
First moon landing manual could fetch $9 million at auction  REUTERS · 3 weeks
The detailed manual used by U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the... more
Pow! A Meteorite Slammed into the Moon at 38,000 MPH During Lunar Eclipse  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
A meteorite smashed into the moon's surface at some 38,000 miles per hour (61,000 kilometers per hour) while our lunar neighbor was... more
NASA outlines plan for 2024 lunar landing  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
While the administration continues to work on a revised budget request for carrying out the new goal of landing humans on the... more
The Moon Might Be the Frozen Leftovers from Earth's Ancient Magma Ocean  LIVE SCIENCE · 3 weeks
New research suggests that the moon may have formed when a large planetoid fell into Earth's ancient magma ocean. more
The space rock that hit the moon at 61,000 kilometers an hour  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
Observers watching January's total eclipse of the Moon saw a rare event, a short-lived flash as a meteorite hit the lunar surface. Astronomers now... more
Concept imagines foldable Mac/iPad device with mouse, touch, and Apple Pencil support  9to5Mac · 3 weeks
While Samsung’s Galaxy Fold wasn’t quite ready for market, it’s certainly created a lot of interest in the form factor for not only smartphones,... more
The space rock that hit the moon at 61,000 kilometers an hour  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Observers watching January's total eclipse of the Moon saw a rare event, a short-lived flash as a meteorite hit the lunar surface. Spanish astronomers... more
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Moonquakes? New study suggests Earth's neighbour is still active
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NASA would like you to record memories of the first Moon landing
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Astronomers clock rock that hit the moon during total lunar eclipse at 61,000 km/h
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The space rock that hit the moon at 61,000 kilometers an hour
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Extended winter polar vortices chill Saturn's strangely familiar moon, Titan
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