Did he space out?
This June, the Chinese Space Exploration Program is sending silkworms and potatoes to live on the surface of the moon. If it goes well, humans could be next.
In October 2017, the Japanese Space Agency, JAXA, announced their discovery of a 50-kilometer-wide underground lava tube on the Moon. JAXA fired radar into a “skylight” on the Moon’s surface, using The Lunar Radar Sounder onboard Japan’s SELENE/Kaguya orbiter. JAXA astronomers determined that the skylight and other large, non-craterous holes on the lunar surface were entrances to large underground chambers.
Despite segregation, racism, and misogyny, Katherine G. Johnson blazed a trail for scientists at NASA.
The first coast-to-coast solar eclipse in 99 years will cross the United States on August 21, 2017.
Scientists believe they’ve found evidence that the moon may contain vast amounts of water in its interior.
China will try to grow potatoes on the moon.
The moon was formed from a violent collision with the early Earth. It may have been even more extreme than scientists thought.
New data from the Hubble Space Telescope has revealed a moon orbiting the distant dwarf planet Makemake.
Astronauts heard “eerie music” on the far side of the moon. Was this an otherworldly mystery, or was there a simple explanation for the sound?