Moon News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • Chairwoman Johnson’s Opening Statement for Legacy of Apollo Hearing
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Posted on: 7/16/2019 2:06:32 PM PDT

  • Apollo Mission: 50 technical/journal papers for 50 Years from AIAA
    American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics - Saturday, July 13, 2019
    Posted on: 7/13/2019 5:53:19 PM PDT

  • University of Maryland Physicist to Send Next-Gen Apollo Experiment to Moon
    University of Maryland - Saturday, July 13, 2019
    Posted on: 7/13/2019 5:38:51 PM PDT

  • Leading Space Scientists to Mark Apollo 11 Anniversary at National Archives
    American Geophysical Union - Saturday, July 13, 2019
    Posted on: 7/13/2019 5:33:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Administrator to Talk Moon Landing Anniversary, Moon to Mars Plans
    NASA HQ - Friday, July 12, 2019
    Posted on: 7/12/2019 2:05:52 PM PDT

  • Peters, Cruz Bipartisan Legislation to Protect the Apollo Landing Sites Advances in Senate
    Sen. Gary Peters - Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Posted on: 7/10/2019 7:13:20 PM PDT

  • Celebrate the Past and Inspire the Future at the Space Foundation Discovery Center Apollo 11 Celebration on July 20
    Space Foundation - Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Posted on: 7/10/2019 7:07:36 PM PDT

  • Times Square to Transform Into Tranquility Base, the Moon Landing Site, in Honor of 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11
    Aldrin Family Foundation - Monday, July 8, 2019
    Posted on: 7/8/2019 9:16:16 PM PDT

  • USRA Center for Lunar Science And Exploration to Study Moon And Beyond
    Universities Space Research Association - Wednesday, July 3, 2019
    Posted on: 7/3/2019 3:43:53 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • Community Letter regarding NASA’s Lunar Discovery and Exploration Program
    SpaceRef Interactive, Inc. - August 22, 2019
    Posted on: 8/22/2019 2:55:02 PM PDT

  • Message from the AAS President and DPS Chair: Moon - 2024 ?
    American Astronomical Society Division for Planetary Science - June 12, 2019
    Posted on: 6/12/2019 3:57:32 PM PDT

  • Dear Colleague Letter From The Lunar Exploration Analysis Group On The Proposed NASA Budget Amendment
    Lunar Exploration Analysis Group (LEAG) - June 12, 2019
    Posted on: 6/12/2019 3:47:32 PM PDT

  • Lunar Science Plans Develop as NASA Pushes for Crewed Landing in 2024
    American Institute of Physics - May 17, 2019
    Posted on: 5/17/2019 9:40:33 PM PDT

  • Ensuring Uninterrupted Power Supply to Lunar Installations Through an Organic Rankine Cycle
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 9, 2019
    Posted on: 4/9/2019 10:28:46 PM PDT

  • Primordial Earth mantle heterogeneity caused by the Moon-forming giant impact
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 4, 2019
    Posted on: 4/5/2019 12:36:23 AM PDT

  • Earthshine as an Illumination Source at the Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - April 1, 2019
    Posted on: 4/2/2019 1:01:03 AM PDT

  • Multiple Impact Origin for the Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - March 6, 2019
    Posted on: 3/7/2019 2:42:12 AM PDT

  • Near/Far Side Asymmetry in the Tidally Heated Moon
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 29, 2018
    Posted on: 10/29/2018 5:12:17 PM PDT

  • ROSES-18 Amendment 34: Lunar Surface Instrument and Technology Payloads Final text released
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - October 18, 2018
    Posted on: 10/18/2018 5:18:27 PM PDT

  • Mineralogy of northern nearside mare basalts
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - October 2, 2018
    Posted on: 10/2/2018 11:31:36 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSES-18 Amendment 26: DRAFT Lunar Surface Instrument and Technology Payloads Call for Community Comment
    NASA HQ - September 13, 2018
    Posted on: 9/13/2018 3:18:37 PM PDT

  • NASA MD RFI Availability of Potential Lunar Payloads NNH18ZDA012L
    NASA HQ - June 11, 2018
    Posted on: 6/11/2018 4:58:11 PM PDT