NASA is forging ahead with its Artemis program to land humans on the moon by 2024, but the agency has also just offered its first plan for what a U.S. lunar presence may look like after that.
Scientists say a giant impact knocked off the raw ingredients for the moon off the primitive molten Earth and into orbit.
NASA's first two commercial deliveries to the moon are still on track despite the COVID-19 pandemic, according to agency leadership.
When humans return to the moon to stay, where will they live? Well, it turns out they might stay in buildings made out of astronaut pee.
SpaceX cargo craft will soon reach much farther out into the final frontier, if all goes according to plan.
U.S. fears that China could set up a moon base for spying do not line up with the country's statements about its space program, according to security experts.
A NASA Orion crew capsule has made it to its Florida launch site ahead of a landmark 2021 mission around the moon.
For a brilliant (albeit brief) period of time, Earth had two moons — our tried and true satellite and a miniature space rock pulled into our orbit.
Scientists and engineers are trying to work out ways to tamp down lunar dust so billowing clouds don't pose a problem to astronauts landing on the moon in 2024.
NASA has removed the Lunar Gateway from its "critical path" to return humans to the moon by 2024. But the agency has assured that it isn't casting aside its plan for a moon-orbiting space station.
If NASA astronauts land on the moon as planned in 2024, they'll have an advantage their Apollo predecessors lacked: insights gathered by tiny robotic spacecraft that visit the moon before them.
A 24-hour day seems so natural here on Earth, but 70 million years ago, that would have felt leisurely to creatures accustomed to making do with just 23.5.
The moon and Earth may be more different than long thought, challenging existing models for how the moon formed, a new study finds.
The first launch of NASA's back-to-the moon program has slipped into the second half of next year, but 2024 remains the target for the first crewed lunar landing since the Apollo days.
Planetary scientists and linguistic style makers don't agree about how to write the name of Earth's nearest neighbor.
NASA's Orion spacecraft has achieved a new milestone with a successful final test of the vehicle's attitude-control motor Tuesday (Feb. 25).
India's rapid progress in lunar exploration has the attention of the president of the United States.
The first published data from the Yutu 2 rover's ground-penetrating radar instrument reveal the layered structure beneath the gray dirt of Von Kármán Crater's floor.