Earth's Moon: Formation, Composition and Orbit
Scientists say a giant impact knocked off the raw ingredients for the moon off the primitive molten Earth and into orbit.
Serene morning image features the crescent moon, Taurus, Jupiter and Venus.
Stunning full moon rises over Paris in new night sky photo.
August offers a rare skywatching treat: two full moons.
Former Google Books engineering head Jimi Crawford has joined the Moon Express team.
On July 15th, 2012, Earth's Moon will occult Jupiter and its four largest moons – Europa, Io, Callisto and Ganymede – blocking them from skywatchers' views.
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From July through August, planet groupings in the pre-dawn and dusk skies will impress skywatchers around the world.
A massive full moon looms over Paris in a spectactular photo by photographer VegaStar Carpentier.
A UH-60 (NASA 750) RASCAL helicopter with IR camera mount on NASA Ames Research Center’s flightline under "Blue" Moon on Aug. 31, 1993 in this amazing space wallpaper.
The moon's pull is slowing down Earth's rotation.
This week's night sky offers a special trio of treats.
Lunar soil hovers above the moon's surface and is incredibly sticky and abrasive.
But starting up the off-Earth economy won't happen overnight.
The moon, once thought to be bone dry, has now been shown to harbor significant water.
The new map raises as many questions about the mysterious moon as it answers.