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Only once in a blue moon can we report to you that we’ll have a blue moon this weekend. However, blue moons happen a lot more frequently than you might think. It’s only been 17 months since our last one.
The moon’s shadowed, frigid nooks and crannies may hold frozen water in more places and in larger quantities than previously suspected. And for the first time, the presence of water on the moon’s sunlit surface has been confirmed, scientists reported Monday.
LONDON — Nokia says it has been tapped by NASA to build the first cellular communications network on the moon.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – NASA’s new moonshot rules: No fighting and littering. And no trespassing at historic lunar landmarks like Apollo 11’s Tranquility Base.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space company launched a New Shepard rocket for a seventh time from a remote corner of Texas on Tuesday, testing new lunar-landing technology for NASA that could help put astronauts back on the moon.
Future moon explorers will be bombarded with two to three times more radiation than astronauts aboard the International Space Station, a health hazard that will require thick-walled shelters for protection, scientists reported Friday.
I witnessed Neil Young's fans turn on him in Philadelphia on numerous occasions for refusing to pander. A decade ago, Young was buried in boos by a portion of a Wells Fargo Center audience for bleeding feedback out of his guitar for nearly 5 minutes. Young grinned and played on.
Twenty-five years ago Friday, the Japanese animated character Sailor Moon and her team of guardians of the solar system made their debut on American TV. The character was already a hit among tween-aged girls in Japan on TV, manga comic magazines and supplemental art books.
A popular online spoof of the children's favorite “Goodnight Moon,” reworked for the coronavirus, will be published by Penguin Random House this fall.
Kids are often taught to associate the sun with the day and the moon and stars with the night. Yet why does the moon sometimes come out during the daylight hours? The answer is somewhat simple.
The European Space Agency said Friday that human urine could one day become a useful ingredient in making concrete to build on the moon.
NASA on Thursday awarded three companies contracts to build spacecraft capable of landing humans on the moon, sparking a new space race that NASA hopes will propel the United States back to the lunar surface for the first time since 1972.
Apollo 15 astronaut Al Worden, who circled the moon alone in 1971 while his two crewmates test drove the first lunar rover, has died at age 88, his family said Wednesday.
Stuck at home this week? The planets and our moon are providing some early morning entertainment.
The report, by the NASA inspector general, painted another grim picture of the troubles that have long plagued the Space Launch System rocket as Boeing, NASA’s prime contractor on the rocket, struggles to get the unwieldy program under control. It said that more schedule delays were likely and that the space agency might not be able to meet the goal of landing people on the moon by 2024 or orbiting Mars by the 2030s.
Boeing faces 61 safety fixes following last year’s botched test flight of its Starliner crew capsule, NASA said Friday.
NASA astronaut Christina Koch, who spent nearly 11 months in orbit to set a record for the longest spaceflight by a woman, landed safely Thursday in Kazakhstan along with two International Space Station crewmates.
From the big train trestle with Lionel cars perched on top, to the glass display case filled with Matchbox cars, Over the Moon Relics prompts fun memories for shoppers.
On this day 100 years ago, the nation officially went dry.
When Tracy Claeys left his defensive coordinator post in October, without more than a few days’ notice, it not only shook things up for the 2019 Cougars, but also raised potential questions for the next wave of defensive players coming to Pullman.