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How moon changes under Earth`s sway

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 10:12

Researchers have combined observations from two NASA missions to check out the moon`s lopsided shape and how it changes under Earth`s sway.

NASA asks public to select best moon image for Lunar Orbiter Anniversary Collection

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 18:20

As NASA`s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) celebrates its fifth birthday in orbit on June 18, the space agency has asked the public to help in choosing the best orbiter image of the moon, which will be the cover of the special image collection.

NASA spacecraft captures new amazing `Earthrise` photos

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 01:29

NASA`s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter has released pictures of 21st version of an amazing `Earthrise` as seen from the Moon.

NASA crashed moon mission at 5,700 km per hour!

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 15:53

Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer (LADEE), the moon exploring robot of NASA was annihilated when it impacted the surface of the moon, as planned last weekend, the US space agency announced.

Use mouse to explore this gigantic moon image

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 21:04

Are you a moon lover? You can now explore the lunar surface with your mouse in the comfort of your home!

Scientists create largest high resolution mosaic of lunar North Pole

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 11:08

Scientists, using cameras aboard NASA`s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), have developed the largest high resolution mosaic of our moon`s north polar region.

NASA probe to determine hazards of deep-space radiation

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 10:19

Scientists have published comprehensive findings on space-based radiation as measured by a University of New Hampshire led detector aboard NASA`s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO).

Moon`s radiation damaging for humans, electronics

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 14:58

The radiation environment near the Moon could be damaging to humans and electronics on future missions, it has been revealed.

Moon`s largest crater may be rich in ice: Study

Last Updated: Thursday, June 21, 2012, 12:25

Data from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft has indicated that ice may make up as much as 22 percent of the surface material in a crater located on the Moon’s south pole.

Lunar orbiter captures huge crater on moon

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 03, 2012, 14:47

NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured shots of a massive Aristarchus crater on moon, which is even visible to the naked eye.