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Jacqueline Howard

WATCH: How Did Earth Get Its Moon?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 06.24.2014 | Science

We owe a lot to the moon. It helps regulate our seasons, controls our ocean tides, and gives us 24-hour days. Without the moon, our days would last...

Moon Rock Finding Puts Longstanding Lunar Theory In Doubt

Posted 02.19.2013 | Science

By: Elizabeth Howell Published: 02/19/2013 09:49 AM EST on SPACE.com The discovery of "significant amounts" of water in moon rock samp...

Missing Apollo 11 Moon Rocks Found In Minnesota

AP | Posted 11.27.2012 | Weird News

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Houston, we have moon rocks. The Minnesota National Guard said Monday it found a few small fragments of the moon's surface in stor...

Lunar Water Mystery May Have Been Solved

Posted 10.15.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi Published: 10/15/2012 11:14 AM EDT on SPACE.com Glass beads within moon rocks suggest that water seen on the lunar surface ori...

'Who The (Bleep) Did I Marry?': Stealing Moon Rocks

Posted 09.06.2012 | TV

Unlike most stories on "Who the (Bleep) Did I Marry?," Kaydee Wilson's husband wasn't particularly dangerous or violent, and she didn't suffer any phy...

Missing Moon Loot Triggers Hunt By Ex-NASA Official

AP | MICHAEL GRACZYK | Posted 05.14.2012 | Science

BUFFALO, Texas -- The dark suit and tie Joe Gutheinz wore set him apart from other customers inside a Texas eatery where the usual attire is jeans and...

74-Year-Old Woman Terrified During NASA Moon Rock Sting

AP | Posted 12.24.2011 | Weird News

By THOMAS WATKINS, Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- The elaborate mission to recover a moon rock led NASA agents to one of the most down-to-earth pl...

Man Sues For Ownership To Missing Moon Rocks

AP | By DAN JOLING | Posted 09.14.2011 | Technology

ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The mystery of Alaska's missing moon rocks has been solved. Getting them back to a state museum likely will depend on a judge. A...

NASA Busts Woman Selling $1.7M 'Moon Rock'

AP | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

LOS ANGELES — She promised the moon, for a sky-high price. He wasn't buying. A woman who tried to sell what she said was a rare piece of moon r...

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...