Moon

05.26.16
Russia is working on a taxi to the moon
05.26.16 in

Russia is working on a taxi to the moon

The craft will be attached to the ISS, ferrying cargo and crews to the lunar surface, with the first flight proposed for 2023.

View
04.27.16
Hubble discovers that dwarf planet Makemake has a moon
04.27.16 in

Hubble discovers that dwarf planet Makemake has a moon

It's 1,300 times fainter than the celestial body it's orbiting.

View
04.15.16
A supernova once blasted the moon with radioactive iron
04.15.16 in

A supernova once blasted the moon with radioactive iron

The material likely came from a dying star just 300 light-years away.

View
03.02.16
ICYMI: Moon waystation, human skin like bananas and more
03.02.16 in

ICYMI: Moon waystation, human skin like bananas and more

Turns out banana peels are helping identify the stages of melanoma

View
12.24.15
China's moon rover proves the moon has different rocks (update)
12.24.15 in

China's moon rover proves the moon has different rocks (update)

Yutu or Jade Rover has beamed back data that could tell us more about the moon's formation.

View