Researchers at Wageningen University and Research Centre in the Netherlands are growing edible space vegetables in soil similar to the surface of Mars and the moon.
U.S. officials appear poised to make history by approving the first private space mission to go beyond Earth’s orbit, according to people familiar with the details.
Moon caves could provide shelter for astronauts exploring Earth's nearest neighbor, researchers say.
Russia offered to fly Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos beyond the moon for a mere $200 million, but the billionaire entrepreneur said no.
This month, depending on which time zone you live in, the vernal equinox (the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere) occurred either on March 19 or March 20.
The moon's poles have shifted over the eons, likely as a result of geological activity beneath the lunar crust, a new study suggests.
Earth's shadow will darken part of the moon Wednesday morning in a lunar eclipse that will be visible from much of the globe, including central and western North America.
Former astronaut Buzz Aldrin is eyeing 2040 for the first manned mission to Mars, noting that the red planet’s moon Phobos could play a vital role for astronauts.
Did Apollo 10 astronauts hear alien music coming from outer space when they orbited the moon in 1969?
Stargazers are in for a treat Monday when a ‘snow moon’ graces the night sky.