Moon News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • Astronomy from the Moon: ILOA Acquires Exclusive Images from Chang'E-3 Lunar Ultraviolet / Optical Telescope
    International Lunar Observatory Association - Wednesday, March 19, 2014
    Posted on: 3/19/2014 9:49:20 PM PDT

  • Crater-Counting Study Shows Effectiveness of Crowdsourcing
    University of Colorado at Boulder - Thursday, March 13, 2014
    Posted on: 3/13/2014 8:42:01 PM PDT

  • MoonMappers Shows Everyday People Can Map the Moon
    CosmoQuest.org - Thursday, March 13, 2014
    Posted on: 3/13/2014 8:40:27 PM PDT

  • NASA Discusses Lunar CATALYST Commercial Lunar Lander Initiative
    NASA HQ - Friday, January 24, 2014
    Posted on: 1/24/2014 10:18:34 PM PDT

  • Google Lunar XPRIZE's Only University Contestant, Penn State, Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for Lunar Lion Moonlander
    Pennsylvania State University - Tuesday, January 21, 2014
    Posted on: 1/21/2014 5:10:22 PM PDT

  • ILOA To Participate In China Chang'e-3 Moon Mission
    International Lunar Observatory Association - Thursday, December 19, 2013
    Posted on: 12/20/2013 3:03:45 AM PDT

  • NASA Google+ Hangout: New Visualization 45th Anniversary of Apollo 8 Viewing Earth from Space
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, December 19, 2013
    Posted on: 12/19/2013 10:24:20 PM PDT

  • Lunar Lion team leader gives mission update to trustees
    Pennsylvania State University - Friday, November 22, 2013
    Posted on: 11/23/2013 5:23:19 AM PDT

  • Moon Express Announces Dr. Paul Spudis as Chief Scientist and Dr. Jack Burns as Science Advisory Board Chair
    Moon Express - Thursday, September 5, 2013
    Posted on: 9/6/2013 3:35:03 PM PDT

  • Scientists Detect Magmatic Water on Moon's Surface
    Johns Hopkins University - Tuesday, August 27, 2013
    Posted on: 8/27/2013 6:47:22 PM PDT

  • NASA Seeks Information on Commercial Robotic Lunar Lander Capabilities
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, July 3, 2013
    Posted on: 7/3/2013 11:32:38 AM PDT

  • Touch the Moon at the 34th Annual Mainstrasse Village Maifest
    Johnson Space Center - Friday, May 10, 2013
    Posted on: 5/10/2013 5:29:44 PM PDT

  • Touch The Moon At The Great Plains Science Day
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 29, 2013
    Posted on: 4/29/2013 6:06:53 PM PDT

  • Registration Opens for NASA Night Rover Energy Challenge
    NASA HQ - Thursday, April 4, 2013
    Posted on: 4/4/2013 7:50:35 PM PDT

  • Mineral Analysis Prompts Second Look at Impact Cratering
    Brown University - Wednesday, April 3, 2013
    Posted on: 4/4/2013 12:15:13 AM PDT

  • NASA Scientists Find Moon, Asteroids Share History
    Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Wednesday, March 27, 2013
    Posted on: 3/27/2013 9:49:21 PM PDT

  • Building a Lunar Base with 3D Printing
    European Space Agency - Thursday, January 31, 2013
    Posted on: 1/31/2013 6:12:40 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • Deadline to Submit Abstracts For NASA 2013 Lunar Science Forum is May 8
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - May 7, 2013
    Posted on: 5/7/2013 4:17:58 PM PDT

  • NLSI HQ Seminar Series - Ben Bussey
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - April 12, 2013
    Posted on: 4/12/2013 6:44:56 PM PDT

  • NASA Lunar Science Forum 2013 Will be a VIRTUAL Conference With NO "In-Person" Component This Year
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - April 8, 2013
    Posted on: 4/8/2013 10:12:22 PM PDT

  • NLSI HQ Seminar Series - Ben Bussey: Characterizing Luna Incognita
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - March 18, 2013
    Posted on: 3/18/2013 11:34:45 PM PDT

  • NASA Lunar Science Institute Special Director's Seminar - MLLP
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - February 25, 2013
    Posted on: 2/25/2013 10:23:28 PM PDT

  • Water on the Moon: It's Been There All Along
    University of Michigan - February 18, 2013
    Posted on: 2/19/2013 12:22:27 AM PDT

  • RASSOR, The Moon Mining Robot
    NASA HQ - February 2, 2013
    Posted on: 2/2/2013 8:08:32 PM PDT

  • NASA Notice of Information Collection: NASA Great Moonbuggy Race
    NASA HQ - January 28, 2013
    Posted on: 1/28/2013 4:29:49 PM PDT

  • NLSI HQ Seminar - Space Science From the Moon
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - January 24, 2013
    Posted on: 1/24/2013 4:51:28 PM PDT

  • Apollo's Lunar Dust Data Being Restored
    Goddard Space Flight Center - December 6, 2012
    Posted on: 12/6/2012 11:47:12 PM PDT

  • NLSI Seminar: Jack Burns , University of Colorado, Boulder
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - November 21, 2012
    Posted on: 11/21/2012 10:14:17 PM PDT

  • Proof At Last: Earth's Moon Was Created In a Giant Smashup
    Washington University in St. Louis - October 17, 2012
    Posted on: 10/17/2012 5:17:00 PM PDT