Lunar


Alien: Covenant to Feature Audi Lunar Quattro

Alien: Covenant to Feature Audi Lunar Quattro

The Moon Rover will be featured in the upcoming film. Automobile manufacturer develops parts and the power unit for the rover....

2 days ago, 4:34pm CDT

April’s Pink Moon: Everything You Need to Know about Tonight’s Lunar Event

April’s Pink Moon: Everything You Need to Know about Tonight’s Lunar Event

Full pink moon lits up skies tonight...

Apr 11 2017, 12:41am CDT

China Plans to Launch Lunar Space Probe Before the End of the Year

China Plans to Launch Lunar Space Probe Before the End of the Year

China will launch lunar space probe before the year ends...

Mar 8 2017, 4:42am CST

Full Snow Moon, a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse and a Comet will be Visible This Friday

Full Snow Moon, a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse and a Comet will be Visible This Friday

Sky watchers will see full snow moon eclipse with a comet in the night sky of this Friday (February 10, 2017)....

Feb 9 2017, 4:43am CST

Moon Express Closer to Mining the Moon for Metals and Lunar Rocks

Moon Express Closer to Mining the Moon for Metals and Lunar Rocks

Moon Express is a private space company that gets permission to explore moon’s surface for valuable resources...

Feb 1 2017, 7:39am CST

Five Google Lunar X Prize Teams Will Try to Land a Spacecraft on the Moon

Five Google Lunar X Prize Teams Will Try to Land a Spacecraft on the Moon

The five finalists in the competitive drive that is the Google Lunar XPRIZE Awards have pinned their hopes on making a spacecra...

Jan 25 2017, 5:37am CST

China Plans to Launch Chang'e-5 Lunar Probe in November

China Plans to Launch Chang'e-5 Lunar Probe in November

China recently scheduled Chang’e-5 launch which is its first moon-sampling mission. It will be launched at the end of this Nove...

Jan 24 2017, 4:22am CST

Solar Storms can Charge up the Soil at Lunar Poles

Solar Storms can Charge up the Soil at Lunar Poles

NASA reveals sparks on soils at moon’s poles caused by solar storms...

Jan 7 2017, 5:37am CST

Google Lunar X Prize Team Indus and Hakuto Will Share a Ride to Moon

Google Lunar X Prize Team Indus and Hakuto Will Share a Ride to Moon

Google Lunar XPRIZE Team Hakuto Announces Rideshare Agreement with TeamIndus for a 2017 Lunar Mission...

Dec 22 2016, 5:07am CST

Apollo 11 Lunar Sample belongs to Buyer, not NASA

Apollo 11 Lunar Sample belongs to Buyer, not NASA

A mistakenly sold bag containing samples from the first manned mission to the moon belongs to the woman who bought it in a sal...

Dec 17 2016, 1:37am CST

Apollo 11 Lunar Artifact Accidentally Sold by US Government

Apollo 11 Lunar Artifact Accidentally Sold by US Government

Uncle Sam (the US government) inadvertently sold the moon mission sample bag that was used in the Apollo 11 venture. This is a...

Aug 8 2016, 4:41am CDT

Chinese lunar probe to land on moon, return in 2017

Chinese lunar probe to land on moon, return in 2017

Beijing, May 27 (IANS) China will send lunar probe Chang'e 5 to land on the moon and return with samples in the second half of...

May 26 2016, 10:36pm CDT

Audi Enters Moon Race with Lunar Quattro

Audi Enters Moon Race with Lunar Quattro

Audi will work with the Part-Time Scientists in the ‘Google Lunar XPRIZE’ competition for a mission to the moon....

Jan 15 2016, 10:05am CST

Strange Volcanic Formation Found Near Lunar South Pole

Mafic Lunar Mound Formed by Strange Volcanic Process Found on Moon

A very strange volcanic formation has been found on the southern polar region of the moon. It has been identified and investiga...

Oct 16 2015, 7:12am CDT

Israeli Space Tech Firm SpaceIL Books Flight Aboard Falcon 9 on Lunar Mission

Israeli Space Tech Firm SpaceIL Books Flight Aboard Falcon 9 on Lunar Mission

Sixteen private space ventures entered into the Google Lunar X Prize competition to be the first to land a spacecraft onto...

Oct 7 2015, 8:21am CDT

Supermoon Lunar Eclipse: See Amazing Blood Moon Photos

Supermoon Lunar Eclipse: See Amazing Blood Moon Photos

The supermoon eclipse fascinated skygazers on a global level. It was indeed a sight to see in all its glory....

Sep 28 2015, 9:05pm CDT

See Supermoon Lunar Eclipse via a Chinese Moon-Viewing Flight

See Supermoon Lunar Eclipse via a Chinese Moon-Viewing Flight

Several flights are being booked by astro-nuts in China who want to see the upcoming supermoon in all its glory....

Sep 23 2015, 9:03pm CDT

Rare Lunar Eclipse on Sunday will also show a Supermoon

Rare Lunar Eclipse on Sunday will also Feature a Super Blood Moon

A unique lunar eclipse with a supermoon is to occur within seven days' time....

Sep 22 2015, 6:30am CDT

See Shortest Lunar Eclipse of the Century on April 4

See Shortest Lunar Eclipse of the Century on April 4

The quickest lunar eclipse of the past 100 years or so is coming on this Saturady. It will be a treat to view....

Apr 2 2015, 7:17am CDT

Total Lunar Tetrad’s First “Blood Moon” Expected on Monday Night

Total Lunar Tetrad’s First “Blood Moon” Expected on Monday Night

Monday night provides great moments for US residents as they witness the appearance of a total lunar eclipse. The blood moons a...

Apr 14 2014, 5:18pm CDT

Chinese Lunar Rover Jade Rabbit is Safe and Sound

Chinese Lunar Rover Jade Rabbit is Safe and Sound

The Chinese lunar rover known as the Jade Rabbit is fit as a fiddle after all. The Sino-space vehicle has been found to be safe...

Feb 13 2014, 10:20am CST

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Penn State Crowdfunds Lunar Lion Lander

Earlier this week, Penn State’s Lunar Lion team launched a crowdfunding effort to raise a little over $400,000 towards its goal...

Jan 23 2014, 7:01am CST

Lunar Eclipse will Occur Today

Lunar Eclipse will Occur Tonight

A penumbral lunar eclipse will occur today, on Friday. This lunar eclipse will be on its peak at 7:50 p.m. EDT or 2350 GMT....

Oct 18 2013, 5:26am CDT

NASA Confirms Water Molecules on Lunar Surface

NASA Confirms Water Molecules on Lunar Surface

Yesterday we reported that there is evidence of Water on the Moon. NASA has now detailed what has been found. NASA scientists...

Sep 25 2009, 6:00am CDT

Google Announces Ten Teams for $30 Million Lunar X PRIZE

Google Announces Ten Teams for $30 Million Lunar X PRIZE

Google and Dr. Peter H. Diamandins announced this week that ten teams are now signed up to compete for the Google Lunar X PRIZE...

Feb 22 2008, 1:07pm CST

Lunar New Year 2.0

Lunar New Year 2.0

It is the first day of the Chinese New Year, the first day of the Year of the Rooster. SF Gate has a story with fun, next-gen u...

Feb 9 2005, 12:27pm EST