Bright spots on moon result of comet crashes: Study
Bright spots on moon result of comet crashes: Study

Lunar swirls -- wispy bright regions scattered on the Moon's surface -- were created by the numerous comets that crashed into the lunar surface over the past 100 million years, says a new study.

NASA orbiter records brightest hit on Moon
NASA orbiter records brightest hit on Moon

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) has acquired the images of the lunar surface before and after the largest recorded explosion occurred on the lunar surface.

Magma may have made 'Man in the Moon'
Magma may have made 'Man in the Moon'

Scientists have found that the 'Man in the Moon' image on the lunar surface was created by a large plume of magma deep within the Moon's interior.

NASA probe set to meet death on moon!

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

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

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

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

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`

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

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`

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

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