The little CAPSTONE spacecraft is stable, but engineers haven't yet regained full control as it flies towards the moon.
Scientists say a giant impact knocked off the raw ingredients for the moon off the primitive molten Earth and into orbit.
New research suggests that a giant space rock impact may have created the Earth's most loyal companion much more rapidly than previously thought.
Across the United States, the moon and Saturn will appear to be close neighbors for a good portion of the night.
Airbus has been testing its Mars Sample Fetch rover in simulated Martian terrain in a quarry near London, hoping the technology will get a second chance on a future moon mission.
Reference See the phase of the moon tonight and the rest of the moon phases for 2022, and when you can see them.
Skywatchers can see the moon half illuminated by the sun at the start of October during the closest first quarter moon of 2022.
An astrophotographer takes an epic composite image of Jupiter, NASA slams a spacecraft into an asteroid, and Hurricane Ian is monitored from space. These are some of this week's top stories.
NASA slams into an asteroid, astronomers analyze ancient mega-supernovas and an astronaut watches Hurricane Ian from space. These are some of this week's top stories.
Celebrate "International Observe the Moon Night" 2022 on Saturday (Oct. 1) virtually with livestreams or in person at an event near you.
The brightest star in the constellation of Scorpius, Antares will appear below the moon on Friday evening.
Lunar glass reveals that large meteorite strikes on Earth, like the impact that killed the dinosaurs, were not isolated events.
Reference There are two lunar eclipses in 2022. Our guide tells you how you can see them and when the next lunar eclipses will occur
Reference Lunar eclipses occur when Earth blocks the sun and casts a shadow over the surface of the moon. We explore the different types of lunar eclipses here.
NASA's Artemis 1 moon rocket left its launch pad for safety's sake last night (Sept. 26), only to encounter a bit of drama shortly after arriving at its designated shelter site.
Future lunar robots could fetch incredible science by borrowing from thousands of years of dog evolution. These companions can dig, jump and flip items over on the moon.
NASA officials will be discussing the rollback of Artemis 1 Tuesday (Sept. 27) to shelter from Hurricane Ian. The livestream starts at 2 p.m. EDT.
NASA is working on a blueprint to guide space exploration and infrastructure for the moon, Mars and to destinations across our solar system.
Artemis 1 departed for Kennedy Space Center's huge Vehicle Assembly Building, where it will be safe from Hurricane Ian, should the storm's lash fall on Florida's Atlantic coast.
Artemis 1 will begin rolling back from the launch pad on Monday (Aug. 26) to seek out shelter in NASA's nearby Vehicle Assembly Building in Florida.