Scientists may have solved the mystery of organic matter found in lunar samples from the Apollo missions. The findings may tell researchers a bit more about the moon and about future samples that are taken.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft is set to sample the ocean of Saturn's moon Enceladus today as it dives through the moon's plume of icy spray. The new samples could be huge when it comes to understanding this moon.
Researchers have found that the scarred, jumbled areas that make up Europa's so-called "chaos terrain" may harbor icy and compounds that may indicate life.
Make sure to look up tonight. You'll be getting your last chance to see the last supermoon of the year in the October sky. It should be quite a sight; just remember to look up this evening as the moon rises.
The last of Pluto's moons, the mysterious Kerberos, has finally been revealed by NASA's New Horizons spacecraft. The new data and images complete the family portrait of Pluto's moons.
Scientists may have learned a bit more about the dates for cataclysm on early moon and the Earth. It turns out that the current dating method that researchers have used may be incorrect.
Scientists have found a unique volcanic process taking place somewhere unexpected: the moon.
As NASA gears up for a mission to Mars, planning a route to the Red Planet is important. Now, researchers have found that to save on weight, a detour to the moon is the best route to Mars.
Could asteroids be the moon's main "water supply?"
This Sunday, make sure to look to the skies; you're in for a rare treat. There's going to be a total eclipse of the moon on the night of September 27 to 28, and it happens to also be the closest supermoon of 2015.
Earth's gravity has influenced the orientation of thousands of faults that form in the lunar surface as the moon shrinks, according to new results from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft.