Apollo 17

Comet Landing: Side-By-Side Pics Of Alien Surfaces Humanity Explored

Correction, 11:33 a.m. EST: The University of Central Florida's Phil Metzger points out that the image composition leaves out Eros,…

8 years ago

Water On The Moon Was Blown in by Solar Wind

When they first set foot on the Moon, the Apollo 11 astronauts painted a picture of the landscape as a…

8 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…

8 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

China considers Manned Moon Landing following breakthrough Chang’e-3 mission success

Comparison of China’s Chang'e-3 unmanned lunar lander of 2013 vs. NASA’s Apollo manned lunar landing spacecraft of the 1960's and…

9 years ago

Yutu Moon Rover Sets Sail for Breathtaking New Adventures

China’s 1st Moon rover ‘Yutu’ embarks on thrilling adventure marking humanity’s first lunar surface visit in nearly four decades. Yutu…

9 years ago

Opportunity Mars Rover Blazes Past 40 Year Old Space Driving Record

Now more than 9 years and counting into her planned mere 90 day mission to Mars, NASA’s legendary Opportunity rover…

9 years ago

‘Live’ Tweeting Apollo 17’s Mission

  40 years ago on December 19, 1972, Apollo 17 splashed down on Earth, marking the end of the manned…

10 years ago

Apollo 17: 40 Years Ago Today

The launch of Apollo 17. Credit: NASA It was the end of an era. At 12:33 a.m. (EST) on Dec.…

10 years ago