GRAIL News


Mission Press Releases

  • Purdue University Team solves one of the moon's mysteries
    Purdue University - Friday, May 31, 2013
    Posted on: 5/31/2013 2:47:21 PM PDT

  • NASA's GRAIL Lunar Impact Site Named for Astronaut Sally Ride
    NASA HQ - Monday, December 17, 2012
    Posted on: 12/17/2012 11:21:04 PM PDT

  • Rocket Burn Sets Stage for GRAIL Lunar Impact
    NASA HQ - Sunday, December 16, 2012
    Posted on: 12/16/2012 11:08:49 PM PDT

  • NASA to Provide Dec. 17 Commentary as Twin Probes End Lunar Mission
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Friday, December 14, 2012
    Posted on: 12/14/2012 7:48:44 PM PDT

  • Twin NASA GRAIL Probes Prepare for Dec. 17 Mission-Ending Moon Impact
    NASA HQ - Thursday, December 13, 2012
    Posted on: 12/13/2012 7:20:07 PM PDT

  • NASA to Host Dec.13 Teleconference on Twin Probes Mission Ending Moon Impact
    NASA HQ - Monday, December 10, 2012
    Posted on: 12/11/2012 4:11:18 AM PDT

  • NASA Twin Spacecraft Create Most Accurate Gravity Map of Moon
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, December 5, 2012
    Posted on: 12/5/2012 5:48:30 PM PDT

  • NASA's GRAIL Moon Twins Begin Extended Mission Science
    NASA HQ - Friday, August 31, 2012
    Posted on: 8/31/2012 7:06:47 PM PDT

  • Flying Formation - Around the Moon at 3,600 mph
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Tuesday, March 27, 2012
    Posted on: 3/28/2012 12:08:22 AM PDT

  • NASA's Grail MoonKAM Returns First Student-Selected Lunar Images
    NASA HQ - Thursday, March 22, 2012
    Posted on: 3/22/2012 8:13:02 PM PDT

  • Ecliptic "MoonKAM" Systems Begin Operations in Lunar Orbit
    Ecliptic - Thursday, March 22, 2012
    Posted on: 3/22/2012 6:14:35 PM PDT

  • NASA's Twin Grail Spacecraft Begin Collecting Lunar Science Data
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Posted on: 3/7/2012 6:00:39 PM PDT

  • Grail Returns First Video from Far Side Of The Moon
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 1, 2012
    Posted on: 2/1/2012 11:41:15 PM PDT

  • Montana Students Pick Winning Names for GRAIL Moon Craft
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, January 17, 2012
    Posted on: 1/17/2012 7:10:02 PM PDT

  • NASA: New Names for Twin Lunar Probes To Be Announced Jan. 17
    NASA HQ - Thursday, January 12, 2012
    Posted on: 1/13/2012 12:44:26 AM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin and NASA Place Two GRAIL Spacecraft Into Orbit Around the Moon
    Lockheed Martin Corporation - Monday, January 2, 2012
    Posted on: 1/2/2012 8:44:38 PM PDT

  • NASA's Twin Grail Spacecraft Reunite in Lunar Orbit
    NASA HQ - Sunday, January 1, 2012
    Posted on: 1/1/2012 11:56:49 PM PDT

  • First Of NASA'S Two Grail Spacecraft Enters Orbit Around Moon
    NASA HQ - Saturday, December 31, 2011
    Posted on: 1/1/2012 1:36:40 AM PDT

  • NASA Twin Spacecraft on Final Approach for Moon Orbit
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, December 28, 2011
    Posted on: 12/28/2011 9:27:22 PM PDT

  • NASA to Host Media Telecon on Probes' Moon Orbit Insertion
    NASA HQ - Friday, December 23, 2011
    Posted on: 12/23/2011 8:00:05 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Planetary Data System Release 4 for Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL)
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - April 7, 2014
    Posted on: 4/7/2014 2:37:40 PM PDT

  • NASA Planetary Data System GRAIL Release 3
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - October 14, 2013
    Posted on: 10/14/2013 1:32:44 PM PDT

  • NASA PDS GRAIL Release 2
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - June 17, 2013
    Posted on: 6/17/2013 3:00:31 PM PDT

  • Low Altitude Video of the Moon Taken by GRAIL Spacecraft Shortly Before Impact
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - January 10, 2013
    Posted on: 1/11/2013 2:34:46 AM PDT

  • Video: GRAIL MoonKam Observes Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Circling the Moon
    NASA HQ - December 13, 2012
    Posted on: 12/13/2012 6:44:20 PM PDT

  • Image: GRAIL's MoonKAM Looks Homeward Toward Earth
    NASA HQ - March 27, 2012
    Posted on: 3/27/2012 6:39:28 PM PDT

  • ULA Delta II GRAIL POSTPONED - Launch Now Set for Sept. 10, 8:29:45 a.m. EDT
    United Launch Alliance - September 8, 2011
    Posted on: 9/9/2011 3:36:09 AM PDT

  • NASA GRAIL Guest Scientist Program
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - July 24, 2011
    Posted on: 7/25/2011 1:41:36 AM PDT

  • ROSES-11 Amendment 16: New Solicitation in Appendix C.26: the GRAIL Guest Scientist Program (GSP)
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - July 18, 2011
    Posted on: 7/18/2011 4:32:00 PM PDT

  • NASA's Two Lunar-Bound Grail Spacecraft, Vacuum-Packed
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - May 19, 2011
    Posted on: 5/20/2011 4:35:56 AM PDT

  • Register for NASA's GRAIL MoonKAM
    NASA Blogs - May 19, 2011
    Posted on: 5/20/2011 12:15:03 AM PDT

  • GRAIL Spacecraft Takes Shape
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - July 29, 2010
    Posted on: 7/29/2010 9:13:45 AM PDT