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NASA probe set to meet death on moon!

Last Updated: Monday, April 07, 2014, 15:53

A NASA spacecraft that was launched last September to collect scientific data from the lunar surface is set for a natural death on the moon later this month.

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!

China`s moon rover goes into third planned dormancy

Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 21:31

China`s first lunar rover Jade Rabbit has entered its third “planned dormancy”. It had woken up ten days ago after being declared dead and now has entered its 14-day dormancy yesterday, with the mechanical control issues unresolved.

Private firms may travel to lunar surface: NASA

Last Updated: Friday, May 24, 2013, 21:35

A study of future human missions has indicated corporate researchers could be living on the moon by the time NASA astronauts head off to visit an asteroid in the 2020s.

UFO spotted soaring above lunar surface

Last Updated: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 14:31

Viewers have divided opinion over weather the "craft" is a faraway bird, dust mote, shooting star or an advanced civilization.

`Crater wall on lunar surface holds ice`

Last Updated: Thursday, August 30, 2012, 16:12

Small patches of ice make up five to 10 percent of material in walls of the permanently shadowed Shackleton crater.

Scientists develop methodologies for mapping Moon

Last Updated: Saturday, September 10, 2011, 16:40

Chinese scientists have claimed to develop methodologies for precise mapping of the Moon, including creating an accurate 3D models of lunar surface.

`Moon may have 100 times more water`

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 15, 2010, 13:05

Moon may have 100 times more water than what was known from Chandrayaan-1 sample analysis.

Findings from Chandrayaan to provide new understanding of lunar surface

Last Updated: Friday, September 18, 2009, 15:46

Chandrayaan-1 X-ray Spectrometer has gathered data for a total of 30 solar flares, giving the most accurate measurements to date.