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US politician proposes bill for park in the moon

Last Updated: Friday, July 12, 2013, 19:36

A US politician has asked law-makers to support a national historical park on the moon that would make Neil Armstrong`s first footprints a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Traces of water detected on moon`s oldest rocks

Last Updated: Monday, February 18, 2013, 13:28

Researchers have revealed that they have detected traces of water within the crystalline structure of mineral samples from the lunar highland upper crust obtained during the Apollo missions.

Astronauts may soon `own` mementos brought from space

Last Updated: Friday, September 21, 2012, 20:19

The US House of Representatives has adopted a bill to grant astronauts from the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions ownership to space memorabilia they collected during their careers.

American flags planted during Moon landings still waving

Last Updated: Monday, July 30, 2012, 13:58

Four decades after America`s last landing on the Moon, new images from NASA`s camera have shown that all flags are still standing and waving despite the harsh lunar climate.