Russia's SIRIUS (Scientific International Research in Unique Terrestrial Station) experiment is now underway, simulating a flight to the moon.
Scientists say a giant impact knocked off the raw ingredients for the moon off the primitive molten Earth and into orbit.
The rule for determining when Easter Sunday takes place is simple — so why isn't Easter in March this year?
Nine lucky science teams have been given the chance of a lifetime: to study moon rock samples collected by the Apollo program that have been sealed for decades.
Water molecules are hopping around the moon as the lunar surface warms and cools throughout the day, new research suggests.
Don't panic; the solar system isn't falling apart, despite the strange dance on display in this incredible footage captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.
Everything is going well for China's Chang'e 4 farside moon mission, according to Chinese media reports.
Israel's first lunar lander remains on course for the moon despite a recent glitch, mission team members said.
The new moon occurs March 6 at 11:04 a.m. EST (1604 GMT), four days after passing close to Venus in the predawn sky. A week later, our natural satellite makes a pass by Mars.
As humans, we rely on water, and that will be no different during long-term space exploration — which is why scientists are investigating how and where water forms elsewhere in the solar system.
The second installment of this winter's trio of supermoons, sometimes nicknamed the Super Snow Moon, will peak tomorrow morning, so don't forget to step outside and look up tonight.
The first commercial landers to touch down on the moon should do so by the end of 2021, and they have a long list of scientific questions to tackle when they do.