Moon

August 27, 2013

Full details on manned ASTEROID SNATCH mission

NASA is pressing ahead with plans to capture an asteroid, pack it in an orbit around the Moon, and then send up a two-person crew to […]
August 25, 2013

Boring NASA video features epic theme music

Perhaps learning from Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield‘s viral exploits, NASA’s latest concept video is decidedly more dramatic than what one might expect from the space agency. NASA […]
August 16, 2013

The Coat-Tails of Science Fiction

Do you ever feel like you’re running downhill, legs pumping, adrenaline rushing through your body, mouth stretched in a grin of elation? As your speed increases, […]
August 7, 2013

So…. You're Still Interested In Astronomy?

If you remember, last time we took a look at 10 things you might want to know about our Solar System. Not only did we found […]
July 20, 2013

World's first mission to the Moon's south pole announced

The world’s first mission to the South Pole of the Moon was announced today by the International Lunar Observatory Association (ILOA) and Moon Express, Inc. The […]
July 4, 2013

Moon rovers could be engulfed in dust

Several robotic probes are set to be sent to the Moon over the next few years. Experiments suggest that the dust, which is abrasive, sticky and […]
June 19, 2013

10 things you might want to know about our solar system

So – you’re interested in Astronomy? Here are 10 things you might want to know about our solar system 1. Our Solar System is over 4 […]
May 30, 2013

Moon telescope to offer new views of Earth and space

A telescope that is set to launch to the moon in 2015 will allow the public to go on the Internet and view the Earth from […]
May 28, 2013

Moonrise from Space

In March 2004, the European Space Agency launched the Rosetta probe on its way to the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. It’s still on its way there—space is big. […]