We're Still Learning from the Apollo Moon Landings, But What If We Went Back?

WE'RE STILL LEARNING FROM THE APOLLO MOON LANDINGS, BUT WHAT IF WE WENT BACK?

Apollo's moon rocks changed science - but there's more to learn if we go back.

The Eagle Has Landed in NYC: A New Yorker's Guide to Apollo 11

THE EAGLE HAS LANDED IN NYC: A NEW YORKER'S GUIDE TO APOLLO 11

This weekend, New York will be flooded with space fans as institutions ranging from Carnegie Hall to the Intrepid host incredible special...

 
 
 
Astronauts Will Fix Ailing Dark Matter Experiment on Space Station

ASTRONAUTS WILL FIX AILING DARK MATTER EXPERIMENT ON SPACE STATION

The secrets of the universe are so important that NASA plans spacewalk work to fix a dark matter experiment on the space station, said...

USPS '1969: First Moon Landing' Stamps Pinpoint Tranquility Base

USPS '1969: FIRST MOON LANDING' STAMPS PINPOINT TRANQUILITY BASE

You can now use your U.S. mail to pinpoint where humans first landed on the moon.

 
 
 
A Space Fan's Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2019

A SPACE FAN'S GUIDE TO SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2019

We've scanned the schedule and pulled out the essential panels and screenings that space lovers should make their top priority for...

Elon Musk Says SpaceX's Starhopper Prototype Survived Fireball, May Fly Next Week

ELON MUSK SAYS SPACEX'S STARHOPPER PROTOTYPE SURVIVED FIREBALL, MAY FLY NEXT WEEK

Starhopper apparently made it through its unplanned trial by fire just fine.

 
 
 
Apollo 11 Flight Log, July 19, 1969: Live TV from near the Moon

APOLLO 11 FLIGHT LOG, JULY 19, 1969: LIVE TV FROM NEAR THE MOON

On July 19, 1969, the third day of NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing mission, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins...

A Walk on Future-Moon - July 20, 2044

A WALK ON FUTURE-MOON - JULY 20, 2044

Seventy-five years after Apollo 11, the moon is buzzing with industry and commerce - but surprisingly few people. You are privileged...

 
 
 
Moon-Landing Hoax Still Lives On, 50 Years After Apollo 11. But Why?

MOON-LANDING HOAX STILL LIVES ON, 50 YEARS AFTER APOLLO 11. BUT WHY?

Five decades after the first moon landing, there are still people who think the whole thing never happened.

Here's How Scientists Tracked That Arctic Fox's Epic Journey

HERE'S HOW SCIENTISTS TRACKED THAT ARCTIC FOX'S EPIC JOURNEY

It's a trek of epic proportions: 2,700 miles across sea ice in the Arctic in just 76 days, likely fueled by hunger.

 
 
 
No, an Asteroid Won't Hit Earth on Sept. 9 and Here's Why

NO, AN ASTEROID WON'T HIT EARTH ON SEPT. 9 AND HERE'S WHY

Astronomers can't spot this asteroid within the estimated collision course, so fingers crossed!

Protests Continue Against Giant Telescope's Construction on Hawaii's Sacred Mauna Kea

PROTESTS CONTINUE AGAINST GIANT TELESCOPE'S CONSTRUCTION ON HAWAII'S SACRED MAUNA KEA

Protesters have been gathered at the base of Mauna Kea in Hawaii since July 15, when construction gear was scheduled to begin arriving...

 
 
 
50 Years After Apollo, Can NASA Return to the Moon by 2024?

50 YEARS AFTER APOLLO, CAN NASA RETURN TO THE MOON BY 2024?

As the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's lunar landing approaches, it's inevitable that the Artemis program comes to mind.

These Unsung Heroes of the Apollo 11 Mission Made the First Steps on the Moon Possible

THESE UNSUNG HEROES OF THE APOLLO 11 MISSION MADE THE FIRST STEPS ON THE MOON POSSIBLE

At an International Astronomical Union meeting in 1955, noted astronomer Gerard Kuiper asked for suggestions and collaborators on a...

 
 
 
New Dark Energy Data Emerges from Misshapen, Distorted, Ancient Voids

NEW DARK ENERGY DATA EMERGES FROM MISSHAPEN, DISTORTED, ANCIENT VOIDS

There are voids in the universe, and we can't see them properly. But the good news is that astronomers just got much better at not...

Juno Finds Mysterious, Unexpected Currents Crackling Through Jupiter's Magnetosphere

JUNO FINDS MYSTERIOUS, UNEXPECTED CURRENTS CRACKLING THROUGH JUPITER'S MAGNETOSPHERE

There are turbulent electrical currents coursing through the gas giant's outer atmosphere, producing brilliant auroras.

 
 
 
Apollo 11 Astronaut and Space Station Crew Reflect on Epic Moonshot

APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUT AND SPACE STATION CREW REFLECT ON EPIC MOONSHOT

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins recalled the epic journey that brought him to the moon 50 years ago, as International Space Station...

Apollo 11 Is Turning 50. Why All the Moon-Landing Anniversary Hype?

APOLLO 11 IS TURNING 50. WHY ALL THE MOON-LANDING ANNIVERSARY HYPE?

In case you haven't heard, the Apollo 11 mission that landed humans on the moon happened exactly 50 years ago - but why does that temporal...

 
 
 
How NASA Tracked Apollo 11 to the Moon and Back with 1960s Tech

HOW NASA TRACKED APOLLO 11 TO THE MOON AND BACK WITH 1960S TECH

NASA relied on the U.S. State Department to implement an extensive global network of antennas to support the 1969 moon landing.

Never-Before-Seen NASA Video Shows Scientists Test Apollo 11 Moon Rocks for Life in 1969

NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN NASA VIDEO SHOWS SCIENTISTS TEST APOLLO 11 MOON ROCKS FOR LIFE IN 1969

Apollo 11 carried the first geologic samples from the moon back to Earth - and NASA has finally released footage of researchers examining...

 
 
 



WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style

Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level. Read more ...

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster

NFL announces that it "cannot conclude" that Tyreek Hill violated the league's Personal Conduct Policy. Read more ...

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

Iran says it has seized British oil tanker

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has seized a British oil tanker that was passing through the Strait of Hormuz. The IRGC's website, sepahnews.com, says the... Read more ...

'Go back to their country': Gas station cashier fired after questioning...

'Go back to their country': Gas station cashier fired after questioning customers' citizenship

"Don't you know the rules?" the clerk asked. "They need to go back to their country." Read more ...

Former NFL player, Super Bowl champ Mitch Petrus dies from heat stroke at age 32

Former NFL player, Super Bowl champ Mitch Petrus dies from heat stroke at age 32

The 32-year-old had been working outside all day, a coroner said. Read more ...

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Jacob Trouba deal puts Rangers deeper into salary-cap hell

Now the Rangers are officially in a bind. As expected, the club signed restricted-free-agent defenseman Jacob Trouba on Friday to a seven-year, $56 million deal that carries an... Read more ...

Brad Keselowski takes NASCAR Cup pole at New Hampshire

Brad Keselowski takes NASCAR Cup pole at New Hampshire

LOUDON, N.H. - Brad Keselowski topped qualifying at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Friday for his first NASCAR Cup pole since 2017. Read more ...

NHL trade rumors: Oilers trade Milan Lucic to Flames for James Neal

NHL trade rumors: Oilers trade Milan Lucic to Flames for James Neal

The Oilers and Flames are hoping a change of venue for both of these players will produce better results than last season. Read more ...

Kings hire former WNBA star Lindsey Harding as assistant coach

Kings hire former WNBA star Lindsey Harding as assistant coach

Harding is just the latest addition to a growing list of women climbing the NBA coaching ladder. Read more ...

Alaphilippe stuns Tour with time-trial win, builds race lead

Alaphilippe stuns Tour with time-trial win, builds race lead

PAU, France - Inspired by his yellow jersey, Julian Alaphilippe held off defending champion Geraint Thomas to win the only individual time trial stage of this Tour de France on... Read more ...