Latest Luna programme Stories

2011-05-23 05:50:00

A California woman is being questioned about her claims that she had a sample from the lunar surface for sale.

2011-02-19 05:30:00

The Lunar X PRIZE Foundation, sponsored by Google, has confirmed the final line-up of 29 teams that will vie for the $30 million robotic Moon-explorer challenge.

2011-01-10 08:40:23

The water on the Moon's surface predominantly originated from comets, which would have bombarded its surface early in its existence, claims a new study published in the journal Nature Geoscience.

2010-12-13 08:21:00

VANCOUVER, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ - Luna Gold Corp.

2010-10-01 10:15:00

The China National Space Administration (CNSA) launched a second lunar exploration probe on Friday, bringing their country's emerging space program one step closer to fulfilling their goal of placing a man on the moon.

2010-09-16 10:50:00

Europe is making plans to send an unmanned spacecraft to the moon.

2010-09-16 07:25:00

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, will complete the exploration phase of its mission today, after a number of successes that transformed our understanding of Earth's nearest neighbor.

2010-09-02 07:30:00

VANCOUVER, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Luna Gold Corp. (TSXV-LGC) ("Luna" or the "Company") is pleased to provide an update on the exploration programs in progress at Aurizona Main. To date 10 gold targets have been defined by surface geochemical surveys and geologic mapping.

Word of the Day
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'