Archive for "Moon News"

Telling ‘The Untold Story of Sushi’

Nov 22

Daniel Fromson spent years researching a controversial Korean church that had created a seafood empire. He reflects on the benefits of long-term reporting.

Miss Friday’s Lunar Eclipse? Here’s What it Looked Like.

Nov 20

The partial eclipse on Thursday night and Friday morning lasted more than six hours, and these photos captured the moon’s rust-red hue.

Lunar Eclipse Seen Around the World

Nov 20

The partial eclipse on Thursday night and early Friday morning lasted more than six hours. The last partial eclipse of this duration was in the 1440s.

Thursday and Friday’s Partial Lunar Eclipse Was the Longest in 580 Years

Nov 19

The partial eclipse will turn the moon rusty reddish hues and be visible across North America and parts of South America, Asia and Australia.

A Missing Piece of the Moon May Be Following Earth Around the Sun

Nov 15

New data suggest an object known as Kamoʻoalewa was shorn off the moon by a meteor impact before becoming a quasi-satellite of our planet.

NASA Planning Moon Launch in 2022

Nov 10

A flight of the Space Launch System and Orion capsule without astronauts aboard is planned for early next year, a first, long-delayed step toward returning astronauts to the moon’s surface.

Blue Origin Loses Legal Fight Over SpaceX’s NASA Moon Contract

Nov 10

A federal judge rejected the argument by Jeff Bezos’ rocket company that NASA unfairly awarded a lunar lander contract to Elon Musk’s firm.

NASA Moves Moon Landing Deadline Back to 2025

Nov 9

The space agency acknowledged that it cannot return astronauts to the lunar surface by 2024, a timeline set under President Trump.

The Moon Crater Where NASA Will Send Its Viper Rover

Nov 9

The agency picked the Nobile crater near the lunar south pole to seek frozen water that will be essential to future astronaut missions.

Bezos’ Blue Origin Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract

Nov 9

The Government Accountability Office said a $2.9 billion award to SpaceX to build the next lunar lander for astronauts would stand.