Moon News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • 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