China’s lunar probe discovers high water content in moon materials-Xinhua

China’s lunar probe discovers high water content in moon materials-Xinhua

A visitor looks at lunar samples brought back by China’s Chang’e-5 probe at the National Museum of China in Beijing, capital of China, April 18, 2021. (Xinhua/Yin Dongxun) BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) — The analysis of moon samples brought back to Earth by China’s Chang’e-5 probe suggests that minerals on the lunar surface have a … Read more

9 Iconic NASA Stamps Issued by the US Postal Service

9 Iconic NASA Stamps Issued by the US Postal Service

The US Postal Service just released this unique JWST stamp.Drawing: USPS The US Postal Service just released a majestic, glittery, and fabulous new stamp to commemorate the Webb Telescope, the most powerful space-based observatory ever built. The new addition is a reminder of the many striking stamps that have celebrated US achievements in space over … Read more

NASA starts fueling new moon rocket in week’s 2nd launch attempt

NASA starts fueling new moon rocket in week’s 2nd launch attempt

NASA began fueling its new moon rocket Saturday for liftoff on a test flight that must go well before astronauts climb aboard. For the second time this week, the launch team began loading nearly 1 million gallons of fuel into the 98-meter rocket, the most powerful ever built by NASA. Monday’s attempt was halted by … Read more

NASA and China Want to Land on the Same Areas on the Moon

NASA and China Want to Land on the Same Areas on the Moon

It might get a little crowded on the Moon’s south pole as both NASA and China are aiming to land their prospective lunar missions at the same landing sites, hoping to snag some of the limited resources of that region. NASA recently announced 13 candidate landing regions near the Moon’s south pole for the upcoming … Read more

Artemis 1: NASA aims for second try at Moon rocket launch on Saturday

Artemis 1: NASA aims for second try at Moon rocket launch on Saturday

NASA hopes to make a second attempt to launch its giant new Moon rocket on Saturday, five days after a pair of technical issues forced it to postpone its widely anticipated lift-off. The US space agency was initially due to launch on Monday (August 29) a rocket capable of putting astronauts on the Moon for … Read more

New Artemis 1 moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer. It’s yeast. A lot of yeast

New Artemis 1 moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer.  It’s yeast.  A lot of yeast

When the Artemis 1 mission blasts off Monday from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on its 42-day mission to circumnavigate the Moon, its Orion spacecraft will be uncrewed. But that doesn’t mean there won’t be passengers aboard. One University of British Columbia scientist will be watching anxiously as his payload — an experiment containing … Read more

New Artemis 1 moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer. It’s yeast. A lot of yeast

New Artemis 1 moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer.  It’s yeast.  A lot of yeast

When the Artemis 1 mission blasts off Monday from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on its 42-day mission to circumnavigate the Moon, its Orion spacecraft will be uncrewed. But that doesn’t mean there won’t be passengers aboard. One University of British Columbia scientist will be watching anxiously as his payload — an experiment containing … Read more

New moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer. It’s yeast. A lot of yeast

New moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer.  It’s yeast.  A lot of yeast

When the Artemis 1 mission blasts off Monday from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on its 42-day mission to circumnavigate the Moon, its Orion spacecraft will be uncrewed. But that doesn’t mean there won’t be passengers aboard. One University of British Columbia scientist will be watching anxiously as his payload — an experiment containing … Read more

New moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer. It’s yeast. A lot of yeast

New moon rocket carries an experiment that might help us go to Mars or fight cancer.  It’s yeast.  A lot of yeast

When the Artemis 1 mission blasts off Monday from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on its 42-day mission to circumnavigate the Moon, its Orion spacecraft will be uncrewed. But that doesn’t mean there won’t be passengers aboard. One University of British Columbia scientist will be watching anxiously as his payload — an experiment containing … Read more