Moon News


Mission Press Releases

  • Ukraine has joined the Moon Village Association
    Moon Village Association - Monday, August 3, 2020
    Posted on: 8/3/2020 6:20:06 PM PDT

  • Scientists provide new explanation for the far side of the Moon's strange asymmetry
    Tokyo Institute of Technology - Monday, June 22, 2020
    Posted on: 6/22/2020 2:33:45 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Astrobotic to Fly Water-Hunting Rover to the Moon
    NASA HQ - Thursday, June 11, 2020
    Posted on: 6/11/2020 3:36:18 PM PDT

  • UCF Provides Maps, Ice Favorability Index to Companies Looking to Mine the Moon
    University of Central Florida - Monday, June 1, 2020
    Posted on: 6/1/2020 3:21:40 PM PDT

  • Moon Village Association (MVA) and Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for space promoting Outreach and Edu
    Moon Village Association - Friday, April 17, 2020
    Posted on: 4/17/2020 3:08:15 PM PDT

  • CSA contract giant leap towards launching Western into Space
    Western University - Tuesday, February 25, 2020
    Posted on: 2/25/2020 3:55:53 PM PDT

  • Media Invited to National Kickoff of NASA's Lunar Surface Innovation Consortium
    NASA HQ - Thursday, February 20, 2020
    Posted on: 2/21/2020 1:09:27 AM PDT

  • Moon Village Association (MVA) and Romanian Space Agency (ROSA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding for space promoting
    Moon Village Association - Wednesday, February 19, 2020
    Posted on: 2/19/2020 9:56:47 PM PDT

  • 3rd International Moon Village Workshop Symposium
    Moon Village Association - Tuesday, December 17, 2019
    Posted on: 12/17/2019 6:33:23 PM PDT

  • Olympics On The Moon
    Moon Village Association - Tuesday, November 12, 2019
    Posted on: 11/12/2019 11:01:51 PM PDT

  • First Moon Village Association Payload Project
    Moon Village Association - Thursday, September 12, 2019
    Posted on: 9/12/2019 10:26:46 PM PDT

  • NASA Administrator, Members of Congress to Discuss Ohio’s Role in Artemis Program
    Glenn Research Center - Monday, August 19, 2019
    Posted on: 8/19/2019 8:49:02 PM PDT

  • Statement by Sen. Ted Cruz Regarding NASA's Decision To Award Lunar Lander Program Management to Marshall Space Flight Center
    United States Senate - Friday, August 16, 2019
    Posted on: 8/16/2019 9:58:40 PM PDT

  • Statement by Rep. Brian Babin Regarding NASA's Decision To Award Lunar Lander Program Management to Marshall Space Flight Center
    U.S. House of Representatives - Friday, August 16, 2019
    Posted on: 8/16/2019 9:18:14 PM PDT

  • NASA Marshall to Lead Artemis Program’s Human Lunar Lander Development
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, August 16, 2019
    Posted on: 8/16/2019 7:41:14 PM PDT

  • NASA Administrator to Discuss Human Lander Update for Artemis Program
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, August 13, 2019
    Posted on: 8/13/2019 11:38:35 PM PDT

  • Purdue Engineering's Cislunar Initiative creates five-step blueprint to propel space research for the next 50 years
    Purdue University - Wednesday, August 7, 2019
    Posted on: 8/7/2019 6:03:39 PM PDT

  • Committee Leaders Introduce Legislation to Preserve Apollo 11 Moon Landing Sites
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Posted on: 7/16/2019 10:58:37 PM PDT

  • NASA Adds Events to Celebration of 50th Anniversary of Historic Moon Landing
    NASA HQ - Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Posted on: 7/16/2019 6:45:14 PM PDT

  • Opening Statement of Ranking Member Frank Lucas on the Legacy of Apollo
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Posted on: 7/16/2019 2:07:50 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA Community Announcement: Intention to Amend ROSES-20 via a Future Appendix “Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon”
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - July 20, 2020
    Posted on: 7/20/2020 9:01:10 PM PDT

  • Positions Open on the Lunar Exploration Analysis Group (LEAG) Executive Committee
    Lunar Exploration Analysis Group (LEAG) - June 4, 2020
    Posted on: 6/4/2020 2:57:34 PM PDT

  • Clustering-informed Cinematic Astrophysical Data Visualization with Application to the Moon-forming Terrestrial Synestia
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 2, 2020
    Posted on: 6/2/2020 5:14:18 PM PDT

  • COMPASS: VLBI Beacons In Support of Lunar Science and Exploration
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 28, 2020
    Posted on: 5/28/2020 9:55:19 PM PDT

  • NASA RFI: Payloads and Research Investigations on the Surface of the Moon released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - April 10, 2020
    Posted on: 4/10/2020 4:12:50 PM PDT

  • Unveiling the secrets of the mid-infrared Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 24, 2020
    Posted on: 3/24/2020 3:13:29 PM PDT

  • Geological Mapping and Chronology of Lunar Landing Sites: Apollo 11
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 9, 2020
    Posted on: 3/9/2020 3:17:00 PM PDT

  • Laboratory investigations of Lunar ice imaging in permanently shadowed regions using reflected starlight
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 4, 2020
    Posted on: 3/4/2020 11:43:22 PM PDT

  • NASA SMD RFI for Lunar Surface Science Mobility System Released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - February 6, 2020
    Posted on: 2/6/2020 11:49:34 PM PDT

  • Abstract Deadline Reminder Lunar Surface Science Workshop
    Lunar and Planetary Institute - January 22, 2020
    Posted on: 1/22/2020 9:38:18 PM PDT

  • Unsupervised Distribution Learning for Lunar Surface Anomaly Detection
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 14, 2020
    Posted on: 1/15/2020 2:34:10 AM PDT

  • Findings from the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Lunar Exploration Analysis Group Final, 19 December 2019
    Lunar Exploration Analysis Group (LEAG) - January 3, 2020
    Posted on: 1/3/2020 4:06:57 PM PDT

  • GAO: NASA Lunar Programs: Opportunities Exist to Strengthen Analyses and Plans for Moon Landing
    Government Accountability Office - December 17, 2019
    Posted on: 12/19/2019 9:17:06 PM PDT

  • Findings from the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Lunar Exploration Analysis Group Preliminary Draft, 4 December 2019
    Lunar Exploration Analysis Group (LEAG) - December 6, 2019
    Posted on: 12/6/2019 3:21:21 PM PDT

  • NASA Probe Study Report: Farside Array for Radio Science Investigations of the Dark ages and Exoplanets (FARSIDE)
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - November 21, 2019
    Posted on: 11/21/2019 5:50:47 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-19 Amendment 52: C.3 SSW Lunar Change in Scope and Delay of Due Dates
    NASA HQ - November 7, 2019
    Posted on: 11/7/2019 5:54:32 PM PDT

  • Early Dynamics of the Lunar Core
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 25, 2019
    Posted on: 10/25/2019 2:25:12 PM PDT

  • Vapor drainage in the protolunar disk as the cause for the depletion in volatile elements of the Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 21, 2019
    Posted on: 10/21/2019 5:52:33 PM PDT

  • Lockheed Martin Releases User's Guide For McCandless Lunar Lander
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - October 13, 2019
    Posted on: 10/13/2019 9:45:06 PM PDT

  • The energy budget and figure of Earth during recovery from the Moon-forming giant impact
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 3, 2019
    Posted on: 10/3/2019 11:55:10 PM PDT