Moon


Israel’s First Moon Mission Faces Delay

Israel’s First Moon Mission Faces Delay

A nonprofit organization from Israel announced a delay in the mission's launch from December to early 2019....

4 days ago, 5:28am CDT

Jupiter’s Moon Europa may have Huge Ice Spikes on its Surface

Jupiter’s Moon Europa may have Huge Ice Spikes on its Surface

Distinctive blade-like structures could pose a hazard to a future lander on Europa....

Oct 9 2018, 3:53pm CDT

First Moon Outside our Solar System may have been Discovered

First Moon Outside our Solar System may have been Discovered

Researchers have found evidence of first moon circling a planet outside of our solar system....

Oct 7 2018, 10:31am CDT

Astronomers Directly Observe Evidence of Water Ice on Moon for the First Time

Astronomers Directly Observe Evidence of Water Ice on Moon for the First Time

New study says that most of the newfound water ice lies in the shadows of craters near the lunar poles...

Aug 21 2018, 11:54am CDT

Jupiter Moon Ganymede Creates 1 Million Times Stronger Electromagnetic Waves Than its Planet

Jupiter Moon Ganymede Creates 1 Million Times Stronger Electromagnetic Waves Than its Planet

A new study using data from the Galileo space probe reveals surprisingly powerful electromagnetic waves around Jupiter's m...

Aug 10 2018, 3:27am CDT

Two Lunar Flashes Spotted in the Dark Side of the Moon

Two Lunar Flashes Spotted in the Dark Side of the Moon

Using a high-sensitivity camera system of MIDAS, researchers detected two flashes of light caused by meteoroids striking the Mo...

Aug 2 2018, 6:57am CDT

NASA Releases Clearest Images Yet of Saturn’s Moon Titan

NASA Releases Clearest Images Yet of Saturn’s Moon Titan

The images are created using 13 years of data acquired by Cassini spacecraft's Visual and Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (V...

Jul 22 2018, 12:00am CDT

NASA Juno Spacecraft Finds Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter Moon Io

NASA Juno Spacecraft Finds Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter Moon Io

So far, researchers have located more than 150 active volcanoes on Io. They believe that many more are waiting to be discovered...

Jul 15 2018, 12:37am CDT

Israel Is on Track to Be Fourth Country to Land on Moon

Israel Is on Track to Be Fourth Country to Land on Moon

Israel's first unmanned spacecraft to the moon will be launched in December....

Jul 12 2018, 10:21pm CDT

NASA Records Weird Sound of Plasma Moving from Saturn to its Moon Enceladus

NASA Records Weird Sound of Plasma Moving from Saturn to its Moon Enceladus

The observations show for the first time that the plasma waves travel on magnetic field lines between Saturn and Enceladus....

Jul 11 2018, 10:35pm CDT

Enceladus jets and shadows

Scientists Make Major Discovery On Saturn Moon

The discovery of organic molecules on Enceladus has scientists excited for the possibility of alien life there....

Jul 4 2018, 8:44am CDT

Complex Organic Molecules are Bubbling up from Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

Complex Organic Molecules are Bubbling up from Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

The find bolsters the idea that Enceladus is a prime candidate in the quest to find life beyond Earth...

Jul 2 2018, 12:04am CDT

Scientists Found New Evidence About Water’s Presence on Moon

Scientists Found New Evidence About Water’s Presence on Moon

Theories About the Moon Holding Water May Be True....

Jun 17 2018, 6:01am CDT

Missing Tapes Help Scientists Solve Decades-old Mystery About Moon

Missing Tapes Help Scientists Solve Decades-old Mystery About Moon

The lost data tapes recovered by the scientists helped pinpoint the source of the warming during Apollo missions...

Jun 8 2018, 10:43pm CDT

Indie Game To The Moon is Becoming an Animated Movie

Indie Game To The Moon is Becoming an Animated Movie

The popular indie game “To The Moon” is going to be adapted into an animated movie...

May 19 2018, 8:06am CDT

Mars-Bound Spacecraft Captures First Image of Earth and Moon

Mars-Bound Spacecraft Captures First Image of Earth and Moon

The stunning image shows Earth and its moon as tiny dots floating in space...

May 19 2018, 7:06am CDT

Moon Dust may have Severe Impact on Human Health

Moon Dust may have Severe Impact on Human Health

New study says that astronauts could suffer bronchitis and other health problems by inhaling dust on moon surface...

May 13 2018, 11:19am CDT

Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon Coming to Nintendo Switch on May 24

Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon Coming to Nintendo Switch on May 24

Inti Creates has revealed the release date of this month for Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon across PS4, PS Vita, Xbox One, Swi...

May 12 2018, 8:15am CDT

Decades-Old Data Yields New Insights About Jupiter’s Largest Moon Ganymade

Decades-Old Data Yields New Insights About Jupiter’s Largest Moon Ganymede

New analysis of old data obtained by NASA's Galileo spacecraft reveals that strong flows of plasma pushed between Jupiter...

May 3 2018, 3:56pm CDT

NASA Moon Rover Resource Prospector Gets Scraped

NASA Moon Rover Resource Prospector Gets Scraped

A lunar rover mission just got canceled....

Apr 28 2018, 12:42am CDT

Features on Pluto’s Moon Charon Get Official Names

Features on Pluto’s Largest Moon Charon Get Official Names

Some of the craters and other features on Charon now have official names, inspired by travelers, explorers and mysterious desti...

Apr 14 2018, 5:43am CDT

AI Locates 6,000 Undiscovered Craters on Moon

AI Found 6,000 New Craters on the Moon

An artificial intelligence algorithm learns to identify craters on the moon...

Mar 17 2018, 1:22am CDT

Scientists Propose New Theory of Moon Formation

Scientists Propose New Theory of Moon Formation

According to new theory, moon emerged from a synestia, a giant spinning donut of vaporized rock...

Mar 4 2018, 4:09pm CST

Saturn’s Moon Enceladus Could Support Life

Saturn’s Moon Enceladus Could Support Life

New study says that Enceladus may boast ideal living conditions for single-celled microorganisms known as archaeans...

Mar 2 2018, 1:37am CST

Moon to Get its own 4G Mobile Network Next Year

Moon to Get its own 4G Mobile Network Next Year

Earth’s Satellite “The Moon” will get its own 4G Mobile Network for the Very First Time...

Feb 28 2018, 9:23am CST

Chinese Volunteers Complete 200 Days on Virtual Moon  Base

Chinese Volunteers Complete 200 Days on Virtual Moon Base

A group of four students from Beihang University spent 200 continuous days in a ground-based lab called Lunar Palace...

Jan 26 2018, 11:31pm CST

Scientists may have Discovered Lava Tubes Near the North Pole of the Moon

Scientists may have Discovered Lava Tubes Near the North Pole of the Moon

The potential lava tubes could provide more direct access to subsurface ice on moon...

Jan 14 2018, 8:12am CST

Saturn’s Moon Titan has Earth-like Features

Saturn’s Moon Titan has Earth-like Features

A new global topographic map of Titan provides a revealing glimpse into the surface of the alien world...

Jan 7 2018, 9:44am CST

Supermoon is Worse Than a Full Moon for Motorcyclists

Supermoon is Worse Than a Full Moon for Motorcyclists

The risk of having a fatal crash for motorcyclists is much higher under a supermoon than full moon....

Dec 12 2017, 5:27am CST

President Trump Wants NASA to Return to the Moon, Followed by Mission to Mars and Beyond

President Trump Wants NASA to Return to the Moon, Followed by Mission to Mars and Beyond

President Trump wants U.S. Astronauts to Reach the Farthest Edges of the Solar System One Day...

Dec 12 2017, 4:56am CST

Pokemon Go Players Get Free Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Alola Outfits

Pokemon Go Players Get Free Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Alola Outfits

Pokemon Go receives Ultra Sun and Moon Alola region avatar items at No Cost Whatsoever...

Nov 14 2017, 8:14am CST

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back All Legendary Pokemon Villains

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Bring Back All Legendary Pokemon Villains

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon have List of Legendary Villains on Board including the greatest villainous organization that i...

Nov 3 2017, 5:28am CDT

Extreme Methane Rainstorms Detected on Saturn’s Largest Moon Titan

Extreme Methane Rainstorms Detected on Saturn’s Largest Moon Titan

Researchers have found that methane rainstorms are playing a key role in shaping Titan's icy surface...

Oct 20 2017, 6:23am CDT

Here’s What It Would Be Like to Live on the Moon

Here’s What It Would Be Like to Live on the Moon

"There may be the possibility to have children born on the Moon." European Space Agency expert says...

Sep 23 2017, 10:49am CDT

This is How You can Add Dusk Form Lycanroc to Pokémon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon

This is How You can Add Dusk Form Lycanroc to Pokémon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon

The Inside Story on Lycanroc Dusk Form...

Aug 12 2017, 9:11am CDT

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Gets First New Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Moon Gets First New Pokemon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon will feature first new Pokémon form which is a new Lycanroc form...

Aug 7 2017, 1:10pm CDT

Hubble Telescope Captures Mars Moon Phobos Orbiting Around the Planet

Hubble Telescope Captures Mars Moon Phobos Orbiting Around the Planet

The images of Phobos orbiting the Red Planet were taken on May 12, 2016, when Mars was relatively close to Earth...

Jul 22 2017, 9:42pm CDT

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Steelbook Dual Pack Pre-order on Sale for $63.99 on Amazon

Pokemon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon Steelbook Dual Pack Pre-order on Sale for $63.99 on Amazon

The Amazon exclusive Steel Book Ultra Sun and Moon release is a deal for Prime members....

Jul 12 2017, 8:49am CDT

How and When to See July’s Full Thunder Moon

How and When to See July’s Full Thunder Moon

This month's full moon will reach its peak July 9...

Jul 8 2017, 6:23am CDT