WATCH: NASA tests launch-abort system for moon-mission capsule

2019-07-03 06:40

NASA carried out a successful test Tuesday of a launch-abort system for the Orion capsule designed to take US astronauts to the Moon.

The world's first private lunar lander - funded by a South African - just took a selfie with Earth on its way to the moon

2019-03-10 12:52

SpaceX rocketed a small Israeli robot called Beresheet toward the moon on February 21. Ahead of a lunar-landing attempt, it took a selfie photo.

2019 will be an extraordinary year in space — here's what NASA, SpaceX, and China have in store

2018-12-03 20:37

The 2019 calendar is full of launches, missions, flybys, and firsts.


Jeff Bezos has unveiled an enormous 'Blue Moon' lunar lander to ferry payloads — and maybe people — to the moon's surface. Here's what it looks like and how it'd work.

2019-05-10 11:28

Jeff Bezos unveiled a moon lander at a Blue Origin event on Thursday. Here's what the "Blue Moon" vehicle looks like and what Bezos says it will do.

SpaceX is about to launch an Israeli mission to the moon. If successful, it would be the world's first private lunar landing.

2019-02-21 10:50

SpaceIL, an Israeli nonprofit and Google Lunar Xprize competitor, is ready to launch its Beresheet moon lander on one of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rockets.

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