Moon News


Mission Press Releases

  • The Origin of the Moon and Its Composition
    Israel Institute of Technology - Thursday, April 9, 2015
    Posted on: 4/10/2015 1:51:23 AM PDT

  • MSU's Deep Space Probe selected by NASA for Lunar Mission
    Morehead State University - Wednesday, April 1, 2015
    Posted on: 4/2/2015 1:18:35 AM PDT

  • NASA to Host Teleconference and Twitter Chat to Discuss Shortest Lunar Eclipse of the Century
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Wednesday, April 1, 2015
    Posted on: 4/1/2015 10:49:50 PM PDT

  • Celebrate Saturday's Lunar Eclipse with Slooh's 'Breakfast on the Moon' Show
    SLOOH - Tuesday, March 31, 2015
    Posted on: 3/31/2015 4:25:47 PM PDT

  • Professor emeritus Curt Michel dies
    Rice University - Tuesday, March 3, 2015
    Posted on: 3/3/2015 4:22:26 PM PDT

  • Application of Laser Microprobe Technology to Apollo Samples Refines Lunar Impact History
    Arizona State University - Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Posted on: 2/12/2015 11:58:27 PM PDT

  • Purdue Libraries celebrates gift of Armstrong papers
    Purdue University - Friday, November 21, 2014
    Posted on: 11/21/2014 11:58:40 PM PDT

  • Total Lunar Eclipse Before Dawn Wednesday, 8 October
    McDonald Observatory - Tuesday, October 7, 2014
    Posted on: 10/7/2014 12:07:10 PM PDT

  • Turning the Moon into a Cosmic Ray Detector
    Square Kilometre Array - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
    Posted on: 9/30/2014 7:15:27 PM PDT

  • Western University hosts International Observe the Moon Night on Saturday, September 6
    Western University - Friday, September 5, 2014
    Posted on: 9/5/2014 2:36:37 PM PDT

  • Earth’s Moon is the Focus of International Observe the Moon Night
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Friday, September 5, 2014
    Posted on: 9/5/2014 2:34:12 PM PDT

  • Moon will be Focus of Activities Saturday Night at the UA
    Planetary Science Institute - Tuesday, September 2, 2014
    Posted on: 9/2/2014 8:55:22 PM PDT

  • Statement by the President on Meeting with the Crew and Family of Apollo 11
    White House - Tuesday, July 22, 2014
    Posted on: 7/22/2014 4:23:57 PM PDT

  • Broadcast of Lunar Surface in Hi Def to Commemorate 45th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing
    SLOOH - Thursday, July 17, 2014
    Posted on: 7/17/2014 2:57:40 PM PDT

  • Commercial Lunar Science & Communications Takes the Next Step
    Canadensys - Tuesday, July 1, 2014
    Posted on: 7/7/2014 2:48:55 PM PDT

  • 55-year old Dark Side of the Moon Mystery Solved
    Pennsylvania State University - Monday, June 9, 2014
    Posted on: 6/9/2014 6:00:11 PM PDT

  • SpaceIL Launches on Indiegogo to Boost Israeli Lunar Project’s Funding and Participation
    SpaceIL - Wednesday, May 14, 2014
    Posted on: 5/14/2014 7:20:23 PM PDT

  • NASA to Provide Live Coverage and Commentary of April 14-15 Lunar Eclipse
    Ames Research Center - Monday, April 14, 2014
    Posted on: 4/14/2014 11:53:58 PM PDT

  • Total Lunar Eclipse Before Dawn on Tuesday, April 15
    McDonald Observatory - Friday, April 11, 2014
    Posted on: 4/12/2014 12:35:36 AM PDT

  • NASA to Provide Live Coverage and Commentary of April 15 Lunar Eclipse
    NASA HQ - Friday, April 11, 2014
    Posted on: 4/11/2014 9:24:54 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • MIDAS: Software for the detection and analysis of lunar impact flashes
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 28, 2015
    Posted on: 3/29/2015 1:21:06 AM PDT

  • Simulating the Phases of the Moon Shortly After Its Formation
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 28, 2015
    Posted on: 3/29/2015 1:17:52 AM PDT

  • A primordial origin for the composition similarity between the Earth and the Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 10, 2015
    Posted on: 3/10/2015 6:24:28 PM PDT

  • NASA Langley Teaming Opportunity for Earth Venture to Calibrate Lunar Spectral Irradiance
    Langley Research Center - March 10, 2015
    Posted on: 3/10/2015 1:58:44 PM PDT

  • Estimation of Apollo lunar dust transport using optical extinction measurements
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 3, 2015
    Posted on: 3/3/2015 5:27:05 PM PDT

  • Forty-Four Years Ago Today: Apollo 14 Touches Down on the Moon
    NASA HQ - February 5, 2015
    Posted on: 2/5/2015 4:15:20 PM PDT

  • Accretion of the Moon from non-canonical disks
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - January 23, 2015
    Posted on: 1/23/2015 3:18:59 PM PDT

  • Evidence for explosive silicic volcanism on the Moon from the extended distribution of thorium near the Compton-Belkovich Volcanic Complex
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 3, 2014
    Posted on: 9/4/2014 2:01:28 AM PDT

  • NASA Administrator's Message: Building on Apollo 11 for the Next Giant Leap
    NASA HQ - July 14, 2014
    Posted on: 7/14/2014 3:07:15 PM PDT

  • Detecting Earth's Temporarily-Captured Natural Satellites - Minimoons
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 16, 2014
    Posted on: 6/16/2014 3:42:37 PM PDT

  • On the Spin-axis Dynamics of a Moonless Earth
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - May 1, 2014
    Posted on: 5/1/2014 1:47:30 PM PDT

  • The Flux of Kilogram-Sized Meteoroids from Lunar Impact Monitoring
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 28, 2014
    Posted on: 4/28/2014 2:35:49 PM PDT

  • NASA Lunar Data Analysis Program (LDAP) Final Text Released
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - April 7, 2014
    Posted on: 4/7/2014 2:42:49 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-13 Amendment 42: Cancelation of Appendix C.8 LASER
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - January 31, 2014
    Posted on: 1/31/2014 6:12:17 PM PDT

  • NASA Lunar Cargo Transportation and Landing by Soft Touchdown (Lunar Catalyst) Announcement
    NASA HQ - January 16, 2014
    Posted on: 1/16/2014 11:12:10 PM PDT

  • NASA to Host Google+ Hangout on 'Earthrise' a New Visualization - 45th Anniversary of Apollo 8 Viewing Earth from Space
    Goddard Space Flight Center - December 18, 2013
    Posted on: 12/18/2013 8:13:20 PM PDT

  • The Production of Small Primary Craters on Mars and the Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - September 15, 2013
    Posted on: 9/15/2013 2:21:39 PM PDT

  • NASA Lunar Exploration Analysis Group Statement on the Passing of Dr. Michael Wargo
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - August 6, 2013
    Posted on: 8/6/2013 8:36:01 PM PDT

  • NASA RFI on Potential Partnerships for Industry-Led Development of Robotic Lunar Landers
    Goddard Space Flight Center - July 3, 2013
    Posted on: 7/3/2013 11:28:01 AM PDT

  • LunGradCon 2013 Virtual Workshop Registration Deadline Approaching
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - June 10, 2013
    Posted on: 6/10/2013 3:00:50 PM PDT