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Apollo Missions

Moon Dust Mystery Solved With Help Of Old Apollo Data

Space.com | Megan Gannon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

A revisited trove of data from NASA's Apollo missions more than 40 years ago is helping scientists answer a lingering lunar question: How fast does m...

You Won't Believe What NASA Is Planning To Do On The Moon In 2015

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

A small team at NASA's Ames Research Center has set out to "boldly grow where no man has grown before" - and they're doing it with the help of thousan...

Lunar National Park Idea Called 'Lunarcy'

Space.com | Leonard David | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science

A new bill introduced into the U.S. Congress would establish the Apollo Lunar Landing Sites National Historical Park on the moon. However, the propos...

Jason Linkins

'Let's Put A Park On The Moon,' Say Legislators, For Some Reason

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

Are you former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich or some other person who has long desired to do some stuff to or on the moon? Well, here is some goo...

Astronauts' Wives Spotlighted In Provocative New Book

Space.com | Clara Moskowitz | Posted 06.25.2013 | Science

NEW YORK — The American heroes of the space race are well-known: Alan Shepard, John Glenn, Neil Armstrong and more. But less well-known are a secon...

Finding Our Way Out of the Confusion: The 10-year Anniversary of the Columbia Disaster

G. Ryan Faith | Posted 02.01.2013 | Science
G. Ryan Faith

The Challenger accident stifled any hopes of a return to the heady days of the 1960s and presaged a more considered and conservative future for NASA. What, then, did the Columbia disaster mean?

Moon Rocks FOUND: Gov. Vanderhoof Took Them Home After Leaving Office

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — A missing moon rock awarded to Colorado in 1974 has turned up in an ex-governor's house. The lunar souvenir was given to former Gov. J...

Is NASA Spacing Out?

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill Chameides

Today is the 40th anniversary of the first lunar walk, and, not counting the late Michael Jackson, it's been almost that long since the last moonwalk. Is it time to do it again?