Cassini leaves Saturn's moon Enceladus after one last mission
The space probe will study Enceladus' heat before it bids farewell and explores Saturn's rings.
Japan is planning an unmanned moon mission for 2019
Japan wants to be taken seriously when it comes to space travel and so plans to land a vessel on the moon, within 100 meters of the original moon-landing site.
NASA: Amino acids in Apollo-era lunar samples are from Earth
The mystery of where amino acids found in lunar soil samples from the Apollo missions has stumped...
New lunar maps let you explore the moon from your couch
The existing lunar maps used by the US Geological Survey are two years older than I am.
Cassini takes close-up pictures of Saturnian moon's north pole
Turns out Enceladus' northermost region is covered in craters and thin, cobwebby fractures.
The Google XPrize moonshot is a step closer to reality
One of the teams competing to land a rover on the moon has signed a launch contract to hitch a ride there.
Thousands of images from NASA's Apollo missions make it to Flickr
More than 8,4000 high-res images from NASA's Apollo missions are now on Flickr.
Lunar Xprize hopeful pins plans on experimental rocket
An untested startup plans to get to the moon on an untested rocket.
The Big Picture: NASA shows off Pluto's largest moon