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Moon: April 2018



Around four billion years ago, the Moon had a magnetic field that was about as strong as Earth's magnetic field is today.


For scientists, parts of the Moon's Tycho crater remain a mystery.


The Aristarchus plateau is an area of the Moon ripe for future exploration due to the diversity of its impact and volcanic materials.


The Moon's Orientale basin is a massive lunar crater, about the size of Texas.


Take a virtual tour of the Moon in all-new 4K resolution, thanks to data provided by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft.


Legendary photographer Ansel Adams created many stunning black-and-white landscape images during his lifetime, and one of his most striking masterpieces is Denali and Wonder Lake (formerly known as Mount McKinley and Wonder Lake).