Moon

May 10, 2019

Jeff Bezos unveils his sweeping vision for humanity’s future in space

“It’s time to go back to the Moon—this time to stay.” WASHINGTON D.C.—The world’s richest person, Jeff Bezos, unveiled his sweeping vision for humanity on Thursday […]
May 7, 2019

Space Adventures reaches settlement with would-be lunar tourist

WASHINGTON — Space tourism company Space Adventures has reached a settlement in a lawsuit brought nearly two years ago by a man who signed up for […]
May 6, 2019

NASA outlines plan for 2024 lunar landing

WASHINGTON — While the administration continues to work on a revised budget request for carrying out the new goal of landing humans on the moon in […]
May 1, 2019

NASA outlines plan for 2024 lunar landing

WASHINGTON — While the administration continues to work on a revised budget request for carrying out the new goal of landing humans on the moon in […]
April 29, 2019

NASA tweaks call for lunar lander concepts

WASHINGTON — NASA has updated a planned call for proposals for lunar landers to enable a human mission in 2024, broadening the scope to include integrated […]
April 27, 2019

China Plans to Build a Base near the Moon’s South Pole

China plans to build a scientific research station on the moon in “about 10 years,” according to the state news agency Xinhua. The China National Space Administration […]
April 20, 2019

Independent report concludes 2033 human Mars mission is not feasible

WASHINGTON — An independent report concluded that NASA has no chance of sending humans to Mars by 2033, with the earliest such a mission could be […]
April 13, 2019

SpaceIL says “chain of events” led to crash of lunar lander

WASHINGTON — As SpaceIL continues its investigation into its failed lunar landing attempt April 11, its backers as well as others in the space community remain […]
April 12, 2019

Israel’s Lunar Lander Has Crashed on the Moon

The Beresheet lander would have been the first private lander on the Moon and the first lunar soft-landing by Israel. Instead, engine failures caused it to […]