Moon News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • 3-D Printer Used to Make Parts from Moon Rock
    Washington State University - Sunday, December 9, 2012
    Posted on: 12/9/2012 10:29:50 PM PDT

  • Robotic Explorers May Usher in Lunar 'Water Rush'
    Kennedy Space Center - Tuesday, November 27, 2012
    Posted on: 11/28/2012 3:23:58 AM PDT

  • NASA Lunar Scientists Develop New Theory on Earth and Moon Formation
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - Tuesday, October 30, 2012
    Posted on: 10/30/2012 10:41:17 PM PDT

  • Slooh Space Camera Presents Fright Night Along with the Hunter's Moon
    SLOOH - Friday, October 26, 2012
    Posted on: 10/26/2012 9:55:23 PM PDT

  • Massive Planetary Collision May Have Zapped Key Elements from Moon
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography - Thursday, October 18, 2012
    Posted on: 10/18/2012 2:52:22 PM PDT

  • University of Tennessee study confirms solar wind as source for moon water
    University of Tennessee Knoxville - Monday, October 15, 2012
    Posted on: 10/15/2012 5:07:37 PM PDT

  • Solar wind particles likely source of water locked inside lunar soils
    University of Michigan - Monday, October 15, 2012
    Posted on: 10/15/2012 4:58:17 PM PDT

  • NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center Hosts Third Annual 'International Observe the Moon Night'
    Marshall Space Flight Center - Tuesday, September 18, 2012
    Posted on: 9/18/2012 7:57:29 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • 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

  • NASA holds G+ hangout today for Neil Armstrong and Kennedy's Moon Speech
    NASA HQ - September 12, 2012
    Posted on: 9/12/2012 6:31:47 PM PDT

  • Announcing Lunarcubes Science Briefing at DPS Reno, Nevada
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - September 10, 2012
    Posted on: 9/10/2012 12:29:55 PM PDT

  • Video: From the Earth to the Moon
    Lunar and Planetary Institute - September 8, 2012
    Posted on: 9/8/2012 8:42:57 PM PDT

  • Scientific Preparations for Lunar Exploration with the European Lunar Lander
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 27, 2012
    Posted on: 7/27/2012 2:40:30 PM PDT

  • Comparing Moon Boulders: Lunar Orbiter (1967) Vs LRO (2012)
    Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project - July 19, 2012
    Posted on: 7/19/2012 8:08:52 PM PDT

  • Toxicity of Lunar Dust
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - July 2, 2012
    Posted on: 7/2/2012 5:52:39 PM PDT

  • Back to the Moon: The Scientific Rationale for Resuming Lunar Surface Exploration
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - June 6, 2012
    Posted on: 6/7/2012 12:56:11 AM PDT

  • NASA Research Position at GSFC
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - June 3, 2012
    Posted on: 6/3/2012 11:58:57 PM PDT

  • GSA Session: New Moon Rising: The Latest Geologic Results from the Lunar Surface
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - May 29, 2012
    Posted on: 5/29/2012 1:42:32 PM PDT

  • LADEE Propulsion System Pressurization Test Ground Support Equipment
    Ames Research Center - May 21, 2012
    Posted on: 5/21/2012 6:26:57 PM PDT

  • NASA NLSI Lecture: The Moon as a Touchstone for Solar System Science
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - May 17, 2012
    Posted on: 5/17/2012 4:50:08 PM PDT

  • NLSI Directors Seminar Series: Dana Hurley, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
    NASA Lunar Science Institute - April 24, 2012
    Posted on: 4/24/2012 4:36:52 PM PDT

  • NASA Video: Evolution of the Moon
    NASA HQ - March 13, 2012
    Posted on: 3/14/2012 8:32:48 PM PDT

  • First Announcement: LunGradCon 2012
    Planetary Exploration Newsletter - March 12, 2012
    Posted on: 3/12/2012 2:23:17 PM PDT

  • Video: Watch The Moon Go Through Its Phases in 2012
    Goddard Space Flight Center - March 2, 2012
    Posted on: 3/3/2012 2:45:38 AM PDT

  • Powerful Pixels: Mapping the Apollo Zone on the Moon
    Ames Research Center - December 30, 2011
    Posted on: 12/30/2011 6:30:06 PM PDT

  • Amendment 37: Due Date delayed for Appendix C.8 Lunar Advanced Science and Exploration Research (LASER) Program
    NASA Science Mission Directorate - December 23, 2011
    Posted on: 12/23/2011 8:06:48 PM PDT