water on the moon

Scientists Identify the Source of the Moon’s Water

Using lunar samples from the Apollo missions, scientists have determined that the majority of water inside the Moon was delivered…

5 years ago

The Moon

Look up in the night sky. On a clear night, if you're lucky, you'll catch a glimpse of the Moon…

6 years ago

Interesting Facts About The Moon

Shining like a beacon in Earth's sky is the Moon. We've seen so much of it in our lifetimes that…

7 years ago

The Moon’s Water Comes From the Sun

An image of water-filled debris ejected from Cabeus crater about 20 seconds after the 2009 LCROSS impact. Courtesy of Science/AAAS.…

9 years ago

Water, Water Everywhere… Lunar Samples Show More Water Than Previously Thought

[/caption] A team of NASA-funded researchers led by Carnegie Institution's Erik Hauri has recently announced the discovery of more water…

11 years ago

Moon’s Water Came From Comets, Study Says

[/caption] A new study reveals that the water within the Apollo Moon rocks – and within the Moon itself --…

11 years ago

There’s Water On the Moon’s Surface, But Interior Could Be Dry

[/caption] With all the recent news of water on the Moon, a new paper published today in the journal Science…

11 years ago

Water Cycle on the Moon Remains a Mystery

[/caption] "Water cycle on the Moon" is a phrase that many people – including lunar scientists – were never expecting…

11 years ago

Water Could Be Widespread in Moon’s Interior

[/caption] A new look at Moon rocks from the Apollo missions, along with a lunar meteorite show a much higher…

11 years ago

Water Ice Found on Moon’s North Pole

[/caption] It's no longer a question of if there is water on the Moon; now it is how much. Scientists…

12 years ago