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Earth's water has been stolen over billions of years by the Moon

A new study suggests that the Moon has acquired water by taking hydrogen & oxygen ions as it passes through Earth's magnetosphere.

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NASA official says astronauts don't want to get 'stuck' on the moon

A NASA associate has explained that astronauts fear being 'stuck' on the moon while achieving their goal of reaching Mars.

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First solar eclipse of 2022 is in days, here's how and when to view it

The very first eclipse of 2022 is arriving later this week and will be viewable from multiple locations around the planet.

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NASA releases stunning photographs of the Moon taken from the ISS

NASA has released a stunning collection of photographs of the Moon that have been taken throughout the first four months of 2022.

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First American lunar lander since Apollo unveiled for upcoming mission

Aerospace company Astrobotic has unveiled the flight model of its Peregrine lunar lander which will launch to the moon in Q4 2022.

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Don't miss the moon & four planets aligning in the night sky this week

Saturn, Mars, Venus, Jupiter, and the moon will all be aligned on April 23rd, with Mercury set to join the alignment in June.

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NASA's moon rocket made it to the launch pad, and now it's going back

NASA's Space Launch System and Orion spacecraft for the upcoming Artemis I mission are being taken off the launch pad for repairs.

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Putin has named his next target and it's not even on Earth

Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced a very ambitious plan to hit Russia's next target, and it's not even on Earth.

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First lunar samples collected by NASA's Neil Armstrong sold at auction

A lunar sample brought back by NASA astronaut Neil Armstrong on the Apollo 11 mission has been sold at an auction for $500,000.

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First solar eclipse of 2022 will happen in April, NASA reveals date

NASA has confirmed the first solar eclipse of 2022 will occur in April, revealing the date and the locations for viewing.

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Researchers uncover a long-standing mystery about the Moon's surface

A newly published study puts forward a theory that explains the mysterious differences between the near and far side of the moon.

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NASA's next crewed lunar rover will be built by a car manufacturer

An automaker has partnered with veteran space company Teledyne Brown Engineering to create the next crewed Lunar Terrain Vehicle.

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NASA explains why there's a 'donut' on the surface of the Moon

The moon has been bombarded with space rocks over its existence, and some of the impact craters look similar to a 'doughnut.'

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Lightning strikes dangerously close to NASA's new 'mega moon rocket'

NASA's Space Launch System and Orion spacecraft were undergoing a wet dress rehearsal when the launch pad was struck by lightning.

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Moon sample to go on auction very soon, potentially stolen from NASA

A sample from the moon gathered by Neil Armstrong on the Apollo 11 mission will be auctioned by Bonhams auction house on April 13.

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NASA cracks opens 50-year-old sealed extraterrestrial time capsule

Sample 73001 has finally been opened, after collection in 1972 by the NASA astronauts during the Apollo 17 mission to the moon.

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NASA's massive new moon rocket is visible from space

NASA's enormous Space Launch System (SLS) and Orion spacecraft have been imaged from space by the Airbus' Pleiades Neo satellite.

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Elon Musk's next-generation rocket photographed in all its glory

SpaceX's latest and greatest rocket, which is expected to be the transportation to the moon and beyond, has been photographed.

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Elon Musk reveals when Earth's most powerful rocket will go to space

Elon Musk has taken to Twitter to tease an update on the timeline for the first orbital test for the world's most powerful rocket.

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The next step of NASA's Artemis I mission to the moon is finally here

The integrated Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft for the Artemis I mission will roll out onto the pad on March 17th.

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NASA waited 50 years to open this vacuum sealed sample from the Moon

NASA has waited around 50 years to open a certain sample that was harvested from the Moon by astronauts on the Apollo missions.

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First ever NASA photographs taken on the Moon are up for auction

The Bruun Rasmussen auction house is auctioning a collection of NASA photographs from the Apollo missions and more on March 9th.

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U.S. Space Force announces plans for satellites to patrol the moon

The United States Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) has announced the Cislunar Highway Patrol System (CHPS) to patrol around the moon.

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A ~4-ton rocket just slammed into the moon at almost 5,800 mph

The rocket stage designated WE0913A has crashed into the moon; NASA and India are due to observe the crater in the coming weeks.

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NASA's Artemis moon landing is over budget & likely delayed until 2026

The first crewed flight to return astronauts to the moon for NASA's Artemis program has been pushed back to 2026 at the earliest.

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First artwork to be put on the Moon unveiled, see it here

Spacebit and Astrobotic Technology Inc. are transporting Sacha Jafri's artwork to the Moon for the first mission under NASA CLPS.

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ISS astronaut captures incredible image of Earth's closest neighbor

An astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has snapped an incredible image of Earth's closest neighbor, the moon.

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A SpaceX booster won't crash into the moon, but something else will

WE0913A was identified as a SpaceX Falcon 9 booster that will crash into the moon, but it is likely from the Chang'e 5-T1 mission.

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Astronomer films out-of-control SpaceX rocket crashing into Moon

An astronomer has pointed his telescope at what he describes as a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket scheduled to collide with the Moon.

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NASA's uncrewed Artemis I mission delayed again, here's why

NASA's uncrewed Artemis I moon mission has been delayed yet again, with a launch now expected in either April or May of this year.

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Toyota unveils insane lunar rover designs with robotic arms

Toyota is collaborating with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) to develop the Lunar Cruiser by the end of the decade.

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The list of Artemis Accords signatories grows with Israeli signing

NASA's proposed Artemis Accords have been signed by more than a dozen countries, with Israel being the most recent to sign on.

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SpaceX Falcon 9 parts will crash land on the moon in March

The upper stage of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket that launched in 2015 will crash into the far side of the moon on March 4th.

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NASA will visit its smallest asteroid yet alongside Artemis 1 mission

NASA's Near-Earth Asteroid (NEA) Scout will fly with the Artemis 1 mission's SLS rocket, set to observe the smallest asteroid yet.

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'Wet dress rehearsal' upcoming for NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission

NASA is preparing for its Artemis 1 moon mission with an upcoming 'wet dress rehearsal' for the Orion spacecraft and SLS rocket.

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China to build 'artificial Moon' that simulates low-gravity

Reports indicate that China is planning to create an 'artificial moon' designed to simulate the Moon's low gravity with magnets.

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Half-century-long Moon mystery potentially solved with this new model

Brown University researchers suggest a new solution to the magnetic mystery of the formation of lunar rocks collected by NASA.

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Astronomers found second-ever potential moon beyond our solar system

A new exomoon candidate has been discovered by the Cool Worlds Lab from Columbia University, orbiting the exoplanet Kepler 1708b.

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NASA report says they may need more astronauts for upcoming missions

A new report suggests NASA may have to start looking for more astronauts to accommodate the upcoming Artemis mission and more.

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Not all planets are shaped like Earth, weird deformed planet found

Data acquired by the Hubble Space Telescope indicates that planets aren't strictly spherical and that some can come in weird forms.

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Lunar rover detects first signs of water on the surface of the Moon

The Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing has claimed its Chang'e-5 lunar rover has detected the first signs of lunar water.

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Amazon's Alexa will help fly the Artemis 1 mission to the moon

Amazon's Alexa and Cisco's Webex will comprise part of the new Callisto technology by Lockheed Martin flying aboard NASA's Orion.

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NASA releases jaw-dropping ISS photo of a crescent moon above Earth

An astronaut aboard the International Space Station has captured a phenomenal image of a crescent moon hovering above Earth.

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This 'UFO' rover can levitate on the Moon and asteroids

MIT researchers have designed a new space rover that is capable of levitating on the surface of the Moon and small asteroids.

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4 reasons why we can't build a base on the Moon

A senior lecturer in physics has outlined several reasons why humans aren't able to build a space station on the moon (yet).

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China's lunar station will now be ready eight years sooner, in 2027

The Chinese lunar station first slated for completion in 2035 has moved its timeline up to 2027 as part of the Chang'e 8 mission.

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NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission hit with another delay

An engine issue aboard NASA's Space Launch System for the upcoming Artemis 1 moon mission has forced delays until at least March.

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Apollo 17 Moon rock reveals new details about the Moon's formation

A lunar rock brought back from the Apollo 17 has been freshly analysed, revealing the history of the moon isn't as we thought.

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Rare solar eclipse photographed from deep space 1 million miles away

There was only one total solar eclipse in 2021, and it has been captured by a deep-space observatory 1 million miles away.

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Mysterious 'house' on far side of the Moon photographed by rover

A recent log of the lunar rover Yutu 2 reveals that it has spotted a mysterious object that's described as a 'hut' or 'house'.

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