• NASA joins a host of nations and companies that want to go to the lunar surface

    28 days ago - By The Verge

    Earlier this month, Vice President Mike Pence made NASA's new goal clear: the space agency is tasked with sending humans to the surface of the Moon again , this time to create a foundation for deep space missions. Though it's unclear exactly how the administration plans to pull this off, the new mission is a big change for NASA, which has been focused on going to Mars without a return to the lunar surface.
    But while NASA is shifting its focus, everyone else has also been looking to the Moon for some time now. Numerous international state agencies have ambitions to send either spacecraft or...
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  • NASA Moon Probe Celebrates 100th Lunar Day

    NASA Moon Probe Celebrates 100th Lunar Day

    28 days ago - By Space

    October means baseball playoffs, Halloween and, for NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, 100 lunar days on the moon.
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