Moon

You Can Now Choose the Moon as Your Eternal Resting Place

This may be simultaneously the most morbid and sentimental use of space yet. Elysium Space, a company described as a "celestial...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 - 4:28PM

The First Supermoon of the Year Will Come Out Tomorrow Night

Amateur skygazers will want to be outside after dark tomorrow night, because 2015's very first supermoon will be glowing in the...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 28 August 2015 - 1:45PM

Facebook is Lying to You - Mars Will Not be as Big as the Moon Tomorrow

No, Mars will not be as big as the moon this month. Not now, not ever.

Kieran Dickson
Wednesday, 26 August 2015 - 11:30AM

Watch: NASA Video Reveals the Dark Side of the Moon as It Transits the Earth

The mysterious side of the satellite is revealed in all its glory.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 06 August 2015 - 9:51AM

'Impossible' and Controversial EM Drive Can Get Us to the Moon in Four Hours

If it actually works, the engine could get us to Pluto in only 18 months.

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 28 July 2015 - 1:58PM

MIT Builds Egg-Shaped Inflatable Tent to Camp Out on the Moon

Future astronauts could use an inflatable tent to sleep on the moon overnight.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 11 June 2015 - 3:55PM

Watch: Pluto's Egg-Shaped Moon Nix Does a Cosmic Tilt-a-Whirl

Pluto's weird moon Nix is not only shaped like an egg, it jerks and tilts crazily as it orbits.

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 04 June 2015 - 3:14PM

The Shortest Lunar Eclipse of the Century Will Be Visible on April 4

A total lunar eclipse will be visible right before sunrise the morning of April 4, 2015, and it will be the shortest lunar eclipse of...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 30 March 2015 - 4:19PM

The Moon Could Have Underground Lava Tubes Big Enough to Hold Entire Cities

Are we one step closer to living inside the moon? Purdue University researchers may have found evidence that the moon has huge lava...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 30 March 2015 - 3:25PM

Silicon Valley Start-Up Plans to Mine the Moon's Surface for Google's Lunar XPrize

Silicon Valley start-up Moon Express aims to send a small robotic spacecraft to do a soft landing on the moon and then mine it for a...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 10:37AM

This Inflatable Astronaut Lounge May Be Key to Living on Other Planets

Bigelow Aerospace is ready to send an inflatable test chamber to dock with the ISS, and it may be the key to human colonization of...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 13 March 2015 - 1:29PM

Watch: The ISS Shoots Past the Moon

Every once in a while, the ISS does a fly-by past the moon and can be seen with the naked eye, or at least a good camera. On December...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 30 December 2014 - 2:09PM

Best Pictures of the October 2014 Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse from Around the World

Skygazers could see the "Blood Moon" lunar eclipse once again early this morning, starting at about 6:25 am and lasting until about...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 08 October 2014 - 10:02AM

Blood Moon Part 2 - Your Viewing Guide To Tonight's Lunar Eclipse

This year has been a veritable feast for skywatchers. We've already had a Supermoon, a Mars Opposition and a Blood Moon, and now 2014...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 07 October 2014 - 12:05PM

Russia To Put Another Human on the Moon by 2030

Russia's space agency, Roscomsos, announced today that it would endeavor to send another human to the moon for the first time in over...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 3:31PM

A Supermoon Seen Around the World - The Best Photos of 2014's Biggest Moon

Last night, August 10th 2014, saw the largest moon of the year looming over skies across the planet. The awe-inspiring Supermoon was...

Kieran Dickson
Monday, 11 August 2014 - 9:11AM

Crowdsourcing The Search for Alien Artifacts on the Moon

Paul Davies, a longtime SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) researcher and physicist wants to kickstart a search for alien...

Thursday, 24 July 2014 - 1:19PM

Join NASA's Celebration of the 45th Anniversary of the Giant Leap for Mankind

The 45th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing is on July 20, but the celebration is already beginning. Starting on...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 - 11:12AM

9 Amazing Photos Of Last Friday's Supermoon!

The pictures from the 2014 supermoon are in, and our favorites are the ones that incorporated insane optical illusions.   A young...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 14 July 2014 - 1:04PM

Buzz Aldrin: Where Were You When Apollo 11 Landed on the Moon?

Buzz Aldrin, the second man to set foot on the moon, "invites you to share with [him], and the world, your story, or your family's...

Tuesday, 08 July 2014 - 10:22AM