That’s no moon. That’s a supermoon

Look, up in the sky! It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s … supermoon.

Duncan Jones' new 'sci-fi Casablanca' film Mute connects to his indie hit Moon
Sep 22, 2016

Though a sequel to Warcraft remains on the bubble, director Duncan Jones is keeping busy with a project a bit closer to his usual wheelhouse: A smaller sci-fi story with an intriguing plot. Oh, and fans of his previous hit Moon should be psyched.

How moon rocks might've just revealed a supernova blasted Earth millions of years ago
Apr 20, 2016

It’s been decades since we brought moon rocks back to Earth, but those Apollo-era artifacts still have a few secrets left to tell.

Russian space agency want to send humans to the moon by 2029
Oct 28, 2015

The United States might not have much interest in getting humans back to the moon, but it seems Russia wants to set boots on our lunar neighbor within the next 14 years.

Explore the moon in glorious detail with gorgeous new USGS maps
Oct 27, 2015

Thanks to some ultra-detailed photos of the moon, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) recently put together some beautiful new maps of the moon. Let’s dig in and pick out a camp site.

Using the moon as a celestial gas station could make Mars travel more affordable
Oct 22, 2015

We have a long way to go until we mount a manned mission to Mars, but a new study suggests we could save a lot of money by making a pit stop at the moon.

Scientists want to use robots to build a telescope on the far side of the moon
Jul 30, 2015

A research team is putting together a proposal to potentially use a remote-controlled rover to construct and plant a radio telescope on the far side of the moon.

New ESA chief proposes building a full-fledged human village on the moon
Jul 17, 2015

There’s a new head of the European Space Agency, and after just two weeks on the job, he’s bringing some ambitious ideas to the table. First up: A human village on the moon.

Europe's Space Agency says NASA's going back to the moon after all
Jul 4, 2015

Two years ago, the President of the United States made it clear that a return to the Moon was not a priority for American space flight, but it seems he may have forgotten to tell NASA. American astronauts are apparently planning to head back to the Moon less than 10 years from now. At least, that's what the European Space Agency says.

Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson debunk Moon landing truthers in hilarious fashion
Apr 17, 2015

It’s hard to believe, but, all these decades later, there are still people who believe the moon landings were faked. Well, acclaimed scientist Neil deGrasse Tyson has a few words of wisdom.

Get the lay of the lunar land with these new, hyper-detailed NASA Moon maps
Apr 17, 2015

If you’ve ever wanted to see the moon mapped out by some of the best cartographers on our planet, this definitely fits the bill.

The moon may have massive, underground tubes large enough to house a city
Mar 30, 2015

If a new theory is correct, the moon could have the perfect underground habitat just waiting for us to build a city in it.


Start-up space companies plan to race rovers on the moon for $30 million prize
Feb 24, 2015

Google is giving away $30 million to the first company to get a rover to the moon for an exploration mission, and these two companies plan to (literally) race for the prize. 

The FAA is already regulating future moon bases for private companies
Feb 3, 2015

We’re still trying to figure out all the technology and money to get some semi-permanent bases on the moon, but the FAA is already laying the groundwork to regulate those future lunar explorers.

NASA prepping two separate projects with hopes to mine water from the moon
Oct 9, 2014

We want to live on the moon eventually, so NASA scientists are hard at work trying to figure out a way to take advantage of the H2O that’s already there.