Apollo 15

Apollo 15 Astronaut Al Worden has Passed Away

The world recently lost another luminary, NASA astronaut Al Worden, who was part of the Apollo program and piloted the…

2 years ago

What Does The Apollo 11 Moon Landing Site Look Like Today?

Forty-five years ago yesterday, the Sea of Tranquility saw a brief flurry of activity when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin…

7 years ago

Carnival of Space #357

Welcome, come in to the 357th Carnival of Space! The carnival is a community of space science and astronomy writers…

7 years ago

Watch All The Apollo Saturn V Rockets Blast Off At The Same Time

Editor's note: We posted this yesterday only to find that the original video we used had been pulled. Now, we've…

8 years ago

Apollo 15: “Stand by for a Hard Impact”

On this day in history, the crew of Apollo 15 returned home from their mission to the Moon. But the…

8 years ago

Weekly SkyWatcher’s Forecast: October 1-7, 2012

Greetings, fellow SkyWatchers! Normally we don't pay much attention to the waning Moon, but this week will be a bit…

9 years ago

Look, It’s a Moon Buggy! LRO’s Best Look Ever at the Apollo 15 Landing Site

[/caption] A new image from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter’s Narrow Angle Camera provides the most detailed orbital look ever at…

10 years ago