Latest Moon Mission Stories
In the early days of lunar exploration, no one knew what the surface of the moon was really like. On July 31, 1964, NASA obtained the first close-up photographs of the moon from Ranger 7, a spacecraft that made a historic impact that day.
We are less than a week away from the third anniversary of President Barack Obama’s Kennedy Space Center speech where he announced ambitious goals to launch a human mission to an asteroid in 2025 and to further work toward a manned Mars mission.
India announced Wednesday the launch of seven satellites in a single day.
NASA launched two probes into space on Thursday in a landmark mission to search for water sources and potential landing sites on the Moon.
China plans to launch its first unmanned lunar flight by 2007 in a three-phase mission that aims to bring back rock samples, state media said on Tuesday.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.