In celebration of the tenth anniversary of their national space program, China is preparing to launch one of the most complex space missions they have ever made.
NASA’s LADEE probe has reached Lunar orbit after a month-long journey. It’ll soon begin probing the moon’s thin atmosphere and lunar dust.
Next week NASA will be launching equipment for the Lunar Laser Communication Demonstration, via Orbital Science’s Minotaur V rocket. The equipment will be headed to the moon, so NASA can test two way laser communications between earth and space.
Members of the US congress have introduced a bill that hopes to turn part of the moon into a natural park to preserve it for the future.
The telescope helped change the scientific world and has allowed hundreds of years worth of astronomers study the universe and work out its mysteries. As time has passed, our telescopes have gotten better, and as recently as last year, telescopes were pointed at the moon to actually look upon the Apollo 11 landing site, and