Latest Shackleton Stories
In January, a team of British and Australian adventurers will recreate an epic journey, using only the equipment available during the 1916 expedition they are mimicking.
Somewhere between five to ten percent of the walls of Shackleton crater could contain small patches of ice, according to a new study published in Geophysical Research Letters.
Scientists from MIT, Brown University, and NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center have found possible evidence for small amounts of ice on the Moon's south pole.
In honor of 1,000 days in orbit, the NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) team at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt Md. has released two new videos.
GREENBELT, Md., Dec.
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter is allowing researchers to create the most precise and complete map to date of the moon's complex, heavily cratered landscape.
During the journey to 'The Peak of Eternal Light', the audience joins Commander BjÃ¶rn Grieger and his flight crew onboard a virtual lunar shuttle called 'Sparrow' for a thrilling flight over the lunar surface.
The Indian Space Research Organizationâ€™s lunar orbiter Chandrayaan-1 released a probe that impacted close to the lunar south pole on 14 November - Following this, the instruments on the spacecraft are being switched on to get the science observations started.
A Japanese space probe named Selene, or Kaguya in Japanese, has sent back breathtaking high-definition video of the Moonâ€™s surface.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.