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India's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft set for historic lunar landing

India's dream of landing on the Moon is getting closer to reality as its Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft split into two on Monday, with one half set to land...

India's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft set for historic lunar landing

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Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft is lost during historic lunar landing attempt Israel’s SpaceIL almost made history today as its Beresheet spacecraft came within an ace of landing on the surface of the Moon, but suffered a...
21:52, 2019-04-11

Israeli Spacecraft Enters Lunar Orbit Ahead of Moon Landing Attempt (YEHUD, Israel) — The first Israeli spacecraft to journey to the moon has passed its most crucial test yet: dropping into lunar orbit one week ...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Israeli spacecraft nears moon landing and place in elite lunar club Israeli spacecraft Beresheet made its final maneuver ahead of a planned descent to the moon on Thursday, which, if successful, will propel Israel int...
15:36, 2019-04-11

India eyes Moon landing as Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft enters lunar orbit India's Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft has entered the Moon's orbit, the country’s space agency announced Tuesday....
19:04, 2019-08-20

India’s spacecraft set for historic moon landing India’s dream of landing on the moon is getting closer to reality as its Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft split in two on Monday, with one half set to ...
19:48, 2019-09-02

Israeli Spacecraft Fails to Make Historic Privately-Funded Moon Landing (YEHUD, Israel) — An Israeli spacecraft has failed in its attempt to make history as the first privately funded lunar mission. The SpaceIL spac...
22:04, 2019-04-11

India loses contact with lunar spacecraft India's space agency has lost contact with the Chandrayaan-2 lunar lander, just as the probe was due to touch down on the moon. It is currently uncle...
00:24, 2019-09-07

Buzz Aldrin 'disappointed' in America's progress since Apollo 11: 'We have the number one rocket and spacecraft and they can’t get into lunar orbit' Speaking at an event honoring Apollo 11, Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the Moon, said he's "disappointed" with the progress America's space ...
19:04, 2019-07-19

Arizona grassland may be landing site for Boeing spacecraft WILLCOX, Ariz. (AP) — A flat desert grassland in southeastern Arizona is being considered as a potential landing site for a new reusable spacecraft. ...
00:12, 2019-11-11

Moon Landing Beckons for Israel’s Beresheet Spacecraft If Beresheet lands intact, SpaceIL will be the first private organization to land a spacecraft on the moon....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Boeing considers Willcox for spacecraft landing in December People gathered at Willcox Community Center on Wednesday, Nov.13, 2019, as Boeing presented a plan to land the Starliner spacecraft. / Mark Mingura W...
14:36, 2019-11-14

Met exhibit sends you to the moon 50 years after lunar landing For as long as we’ve looked up, we’ve wondered about the moon. It wasn’t until 1610 that Galileo, armed with a homemade telescope, sketched a landsca...
00:48, 2019-07-13

Israeli spacecraft Beresheet reaches moon but landing unsuccessful: support team The Israeli spacecraft Beresheet reached the moon on Thursday but its planned controlled, or "soft", landing was unsuccessful, the support team said....
22:00, 2019-04-11

Countdowns, ceremonies and MoonPies: How the U.S. is marking 50 years since the lunar landing At NASA's Kennedy Space Center, cars were backed up for miles outside the visitor complex at opening time. In Armstrong's hometown of Wapakoneta, Ohi...
20:04, 2019-07-20

India sets sights on Moon, unveils spacecraft for historic mission India plans to join an exclusive group of countries that have successfully landed on the Moon following the launch of its Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft ne...
19:00, 2019-06-12

Jeff Bezos' Lunar Lander Is a Modular Multipurpose Landing System There are two well-known crazy rich guys building rockets right now, and while Elon Musk and SpaceX tend to get most of the attention—mostly because ...
20:36, 2019-05-11

Blue Moon lunar lander: Amazon's Jeff Bezos unveils spacecraft he plans to blast off to the moon Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has announced plans to land his newly-unveiled Blue Moon spaceship on the lunar surface....
05:24, 2019-05-10

Moon Landing Conspiracy Theorists Biting Dust On the 50th Anniversary of First Lunar Mission Today, July 20 2019, at precisely 4:17:40PM ET, it is exactly fifty years since the Apollo Lunar Module ‘Eagle’ touched down on the Moon and while an...
16:52, 2019-07-20

Moon landing: Buzz Aldrin took Holy Communion, read this Bible verse on lunar surface Fifty years ago, when American astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, a devout Christian, made history landing on the moon, the first thing he did was give t...
17:56, 2019-07-18

Apollo 17 astronauts returned to earth 47 years ago today. These photos tell the story of the last manned lunar landing. AP/NASA PHOTO 47 years ago in 1972, Apollo 17 became NASA's last manned moon landing. A crew of three astronauts spent three days on the moon, taking...
18:36, 2019-12-19

The day has come for India to try for a historic Moon landing On Friday, India's Vikram lander will attempt to make a soft landing on the Moon's surface. This gallery highlights how that will happen. ...
16:00, 2019-09-06

The Observer view: fifty years on, the real meaning of the lunar landing is becoming clear | Observer editorial Within a few years, a manned space station will orbit the moon and later a colony could be built on its surfaceWhen Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to...
07:44, 2019-07-21

Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after historic moon landing Capping a week of celebrations over the historic Apollo 11 mission, Vice President Mike Pence joined astronaut Buzz Aldrin on Saturday at the launch ...
01:04, 2019-07-21

NASA Adds Events to Celebration of 50th Anniversary of Historic Moon Landing ​NASA is offering new opportunities, in addition to those announced July 2, for America to celebrate with the agency the 50th anniversary of the hist...
21:28, 2019-07-16

Apollo 11's Michael Collins reflects on historic Moon landing: 'We were just regular astronauts' Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins reflects back on the historic Moon landing as the 50th anniversary approaches....
18:32, 2019-07-02

NASA Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Historic Moon Landing with Live TV Broadcast, Events NASA will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 Moon mission and look to the future of exploration on the Moon and Mars with a liv...
18:08, 2019-07-03

Jason Garrett's elated to have Ezekiel Elliott back, but tells Cowboys RB to 'get back to work' after landing historic deal With the worst behind them, all sides can smile and shake hands as they shift their focus back to what matters most...
21:56, 2019-09-04

Carl Nold, Outgoing President Of Historic New England, Talks About The Future Of Historic Houses Historic New England is the oldest and largest regional heritage organization in the nation. Carl R. Nold, the sixth president in the organization’s ...
21:48, 2020-02-13

Air Canada Boeing 767 to make emergency landing in Madrid after landing gear 'fell into engine' An Air Canada plane with 128 passengers on board is flying in circles near Madrid, trying to burn off fuel as it prepares for an emergency landing fo...
19:20, 2020-02-03

Air Canada Boeing 767 makes emergency landing in Madrid after landing gear 'fell into engine' An Air Canada plane with 128 passengers has made an emergency landing in Madrid after part of the landing gear reportedly fell into an engine....
19:36, 2020-02-03

Something went wrong with the Starliner spacecraft’s first flight The Atlas V rocket streaks into the sky on Friday morning. Right on schedule Friday morning, an Atlas V rocket launched the Starliner spacecraft into...
15:28, 2019-12-20

Hayabusa-2: Spacecraft's 'bomb' crater found The Hayabusa-2 spacecraft sends back images of the crater made when it detonated an explosive charge on the asteroid it is exploring....
12:28, 2019-04-26

Iconic Anime Spacecraft Recreated In Straw Each year, folks in the town of Chikuzen, Japan create sculptures out of rice straw to mark the fall harvest. Previously, they made a Godzilla statue...
12:16, 2019-11-08

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft may launch in mid-December Enlarge / The crew module of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft is lifted onto its service module on Oct. 16 inside the Commercial Crew and Cargo ...
00:00, 2019-10-25

Tardigrades may have survived spacecraft crashing on moon Scientists believe the Beresheet’s unusual cargo may be alive and well on the moonThe odds of finding life on the moon have suddenly rocketed skyward...
17:48, 2019-08-06

Japan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft just bombed an asteroid The Hayabusa 2 spacecraft has shot an explosive projectile at the asteroid Ryugu to release dust and collect a sample...
20:56, 2019-04-11

Self-driving spacecraft may save Earth from doomsday Judging by the valuations of companies such as Waymo, Lyft and Uber, humanity is placing a big bet on self-driving cars as the future of transportati...
10:43, 2019-04-09

NASA teases its Mars 2020 spacecraft NASA’s Curiosity rover, InSight lander and Reconnaissance Orbiter are all doing remarkable work on and around the red planet, but that’s not stopping...
17:04, 2019-05-21

Israel's Beresheet spacecraft crashes on Moon Israel's Beresheet spacecraft is believed to have smashed into the lunar surface after engine failure....
22:44, 2019-04-11

Boeing Starliner spacecraft goes off course and fails mission A crucial test for Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft failed after it was unable to maintain the correct course during an unmanned flight....
19:20, 2019-12-20

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft is launching to space for the first time Boeing’s Starliner will launch to the International Space Station on 20 December. This first flight will carry cargo but the next one is expected to ...
22:36, 2019-12-19

US Spy Satellite Being Stalked By Russian Spacecraft In Earth's Orbit An American spy satellite is apparently being stalked by a Russian satellite in the Earth's orbit....
13:28, 2020-02-01

Chandrayaan-2: India spacecraft begins orbiting Moon The $145m Chandrayaan-2 aims to become the first space mission to land on the Moon's south pole....
15:28, 2019-08-20

A solar panel that unfolds in sunlight could power spacecraft Special polymers that expand when heated allow a solar panel to unfurl when it’s exposed to sunlight, which could be useful for solar-powered spacecr...
14:44, 2019-07-03

NASA’s Curiosity Rover stars in rare pic taken by spacecraft It’s just a blue speck on the red planet, but that didn’t stop the Curiosity Rover from having its moment in the sun. The little Mars rov...
19:24, 2019-07-13

Russian spacecraft carrying humanlike robot docks at ISS The robot named Fedor will test skills and aid astronauts on the International Space Station. A previous attempt to dock the Soyuz spacecraft had fai...
09:44, 2019-08-27

India planning to land spacecraft on the moon later this year India is planning to land a spacecraft on the moon in September, which would make them only the fourth country to make journey, according to the Indi...
11:56, 2019-05-02

It Blasted an Asteroid. Now This Japanese Spacecraft Will Inspect Its Work. Hayabusa2 will try to collect a sample scattered from a crater made on the surface of the space rock Ryugu in April....
00:28, 2019-07-11

Boeing spacecraft astronauts see new frontier for commercial space A crew of veteran U.S. astronauts and aviators are training in Houston for a manned mission to the International Space Station aboard Boeing's new St...
14:24, 2019-08-22

Starliner spacecraft returns early after failed mission Boeing's Starliner spacecraft returned early after a timing error meant it failed to dock with the ISS....
18:40, 2019-12-22

Trump signs off on plan to launch nuclear spacecraft WASHINGTON – President Trump Tuesday signed a presidential memorandum outlining new procedures to launch nuclear power systems into outer space. Trum...
03:08, 2019-08-21

Crowdfunded spacecraft LightSail 2 prepares to go sailing on sunlight Among the many spacecraft and satellites ascending to space on Monday’s Falcon Heavy launch, the Planetary Society’s LightSail 2 may be t...
20:16, 2019-06-21

Russian spacecraft struck by lightning moments after takeoff Electrifying footage shows a Russian space rocket the moment its struck by lightning on takeoff. The Soyuz-2.1b rocket was zapped after launching Mon...
16:08, 2019-05-28

Israeli spacecraft crashes onto moon after technical failures The Israeli spacecraft Beresheet crashed onto the moon on Thursday after a series of technical failures during its final descent, shattering hopes of...
22:16, 2019-04-11

India loses contact with spacecraft on mission to the moon India lost contact with a spacecraft it was attempting to land on the moon on Saturday, the chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)...
02:00, 2019-09-07

Beresheet spacecraft: 'Technical glitch' led to Moon crash Preliminary data suggests a technical glitch caused the Beresheet spacecraft to shut down its main engine at the wrong time....
18:12, 2019-04-12

New Horizons spacecraft 'alters theory of planet formation' Scientists say they have overturned the prevailing theory of how the planets in our Solar System formed....
20:12, 2020-02-13

Cork-coated spacecraft to be chucked out of the ISS for re-entry test A spacecraft designed to study re-entry into Earth's atmosphere has a nose coated in cork, a cheap and lightweight alternative to other materials...
15:00, 2020-02-17

The Russians Know Why There Was A Hole In A Soyuz Spacecraft Docked To The ISS But They Won't Tell NASA Why Last August, the orbital module of one of the Soyuz spacecraft used to ferry astronauts and cosmonauts to and from the International Space Station wa...
17:44, 2019-09-24

Japan spacecraft starts journey home from asteroid TOKYO — A Japanese spacecraft left a distant asteroid on Wednesday, starting its yearlong journey home after successfully completing its mission to g...
17:48, 2019-11-13

Chandrayaan-2: India unveils spacecraft for second Moon mission If successful Chandrayaan-2 will make India the fourth country to land a spacecraft on the Moon....
11:36, 2019-06-12

Boeing Spacecraft for Astronauts Could Have Been Lost to Software Flaw The problem was fixed while the Starliner capsule was in orbit during an uncrewed December test flight that had already gone awry....
20:36, 2020-02-07

NASA teases completed Mars 2020 spacecraft NASA’s Curiosity rover, InSight lander, and Reconnaissance Orbiter are all doing remarkable work on and around the Red Planet, but that’s...
05:48, 2019-05-21

Solar Orbiter launch: What you need to know about the spacecraft's mission to the sun and how will it get there The Solar Orbiter has now set out on its quest to the Sun in a mission to unlock its secrets....
16:32, 2020-02-10

There’s a slight problem with Russia’s proposed Federation spacecraft Enlarge / A mock-up of the next-generation manned spacecraft Federation (Federatsia, Federatsiya) at the offices of Korolev Rocket and Space Corporat...
14:16, 2019-07-15

LightSail 2 spacecraft glides on sunlight in orbit around Earth Extra thrust from reflective sail on tiny craft changed shape of its orbit by about 2km, scientists reportA crowdfunded spacecraft has successfully s...
22:56, 2019-08-08

Lunar New Year dos and don'ts Do you know your etiquette for Lunar New Year? Here's a fun list of dos and don'ts so you can enjoy the Year of the Rat in the proper manner....
05:16, 2020-01-24

OSIRIS-REx spacecraft captures closest ever image of Bennu asteroid NASA has captured its closest and most detailed image yet of Bennu, a 78 billion-kilogram asteroid which approaches close to Earth every six years...
16:08, 2019-06-18

Gigantic black spot spotted on Jupiter by NASA spacecraft NASA’s Juno spacecraft has spotted a giant black spot on Jupiter that stretched 2,200 miles across the surface of the gas planet....
17:00, 2019-10-03

A Gas Could Hint at Signs of Life on Mars. Why Hasn’t a New Spacecraft Found It? Two spacecraft have detected methane in the Martian air. But the Trace Gas Orbiter, with more sensitive instruments, has come up empty....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Boeing’s Starliner Spacecraft Touches Down After Test of Safety System Boeing was one of two American companies chosen by NASA to develop spacecraft for flying astronauts to the International Space Station....
16:20, 2019-11-04

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft fails to reach ISS due to a broken clock Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft launched on 20 December, but problems with one of its clocks meant that it won't be able to complete its mission to the...
17:24, 2019-12-20

ESA plans triple spacecraft to lurk in wait for a speedy comet After the success of Rosetta, the European Space Agency plans to launch three spacecraft to wait in space until a speedy comet from the edge of the s...
20:16, 2019-06-19

NASA’s Juno spacecraft spots massive cyclone on Jupiter NASA’s Juno spacecraft has been hanging around the mighty gas giant Jupiter for a number of years now, and it’s returned some very intere...
22:08, 2019-12-16

Maxar and NASA will demonstrate orbital spacecraft assembly with a new robotic arm NASA has awarded Maxar an estimated $142 million contract to demonstrate in-orbit spacecraft refueling and assembly of new components using a custom ...
23:20, 2020-01-31

OSIRIS-REx spacecraft captures closest ever image of asteroid Bennu NASA has captured its closest and most detailed image yet of Bennu, a 78 billion-kilogram asteroid which approaches close to Earth every six years...
17:08, 2019-06-18

NASA to test safer, more powerful spacecraft fuel on June 24 When the next SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket lifts off from the Kennedy Space Center later this month, it will be carrying a spacecraft fuel that's safer...
16:24, 2019-06-11

Solar Orbiter spacecraft will capture the sun's north and south poles Scientists hope the telescope will capture the imagination like ‘science fiction’ The sun’s uncharted north and south poles are set to be revealed fo...
12:48, 2020-02-07

Hayabusa-2: Japan spacecraft leaves asteroid to head home Hayabusa-2 will return with samples of the asteroid after its yearlong journey back to Earth....
15:32, 2019-11-13

Lightsail 2’s Successful Deployment Makes it the First Steerable Spacecraft Powered by the Sun This is a version of the TIME Space newsletter that went out July 26, 2019. Dear readers, Jeff Kluger is out this week. I’m Alejandro de la G...
19:28, 2019-07-26

Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft returns to Earth after aborted mission to ISS After seeing this first test flight cut short and the space station docking canceled because of an improperly set clock on the capsule, Boeing employ...
14:44, 2019-12-22

Tesseract makes spacecraft propulsion smaller, greener, stronger Launch vehicles and their enormous rocket engines tend to receive the lion’s share of attention when it comes to space-related propulsion, but ...
20:28, 2019-07-29

Boeing Starliner Spacecraft Fails to Reach Correct Orbit NASA and Boeing conducted a test flight of a capsule intended to carry astronauts to the International Space Station....
15:08, 2019-12-20

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft to return to Earth after failed mission Boeing's new Starliner spacecraft will land in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Sunday morning — days after the NASA mission failed because the capsule's clo...
13:56, 2019-12-22

NASA and Boeing to Test Starliner Spacecraft’s Safety Systems Boeing was one of two American companies chosen by the space agency to develop spacecraft for flying astronauts to the International Space Station....
13:36, 2019-11-04

NASA, Boeing investigating why Starliner spacecraft missed orbit The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed to hit the right orbit to reach the International Space Station is healthy, in a stable orbit and expe...
23:00, 2019-12-21

Hayabusa-2: Japanese spacecraft lands for final asteroid mission The Hayabusa-2 craft will pick up fresh space rock that could help explain how the Solar System evolved....
09:48, 2019-07-11

11 things to know about Lunar New Year Lunar New Year is full of obscure facts, fun quirks and interesting customs. Here are 11 things to know about celebrating Lunar New Year in 2020 as w...
04:32, 2020-01-24

'Healthy' Boeing Starliner spacecraft on track to land in New Mexico: NASA The Boeing Co Starliner spacecraft that failed to hit the right orbit to reach the International Space Station is "healthy," in a stable orbit and ex...
21:16, 2019-12-21

The Orion spacecraft flew Tuesday morning and it looked pretty spectacular At 7am ET on Tuesday morning, a Peacekeeper missile launched a boilerplate Orion spacecraft. It went fast. E...
18:24, 2019-07-02

Boeing Starliner Launch Update: Spacecraft Ended Up in Wrong Orbit NASA and Boeing’s test flight of a crewless capsule intended to carry astronauts to the space station will return to Earth without completing its mis...
17:56, 2019-12-20

A new spacecraft is launching toward the sun on Sunday. It will take the first photos of the sun's poles and probe its violent eruptions. ESA/ATG medialab NASA is launching a European spacecraft called the Solar Orbiter toward the sun on Sunday. The Solar Orbiter is expected to capture ...
14:24, 2020-02-07

NASA chief announces Alabama facility as moon spacecraft headquarters NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine on Friday said Marshall Space Flight Center in Alabama will serve as headquarters for the U.S. space agency's prog...
21:48, 2019-08-16

Japan and Russia are about to fire a pair of spacecraft to the International Space Station The International Space Station is always a busy place. Astronauts aboard the orbiting laboratory perform experiments, make observations, and carry o...
20:56, 2019-09-24

Doomed Beresheet spacecraft snapped this picture moments before crashing into Moon Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft snapped a stunning picture of the Moon moments before it crashed into the lunar surface Thursday....
17:28, 2019-04-12

2 Russian spacecraft are trailing a US spy satellite and could create a 'dangerous situation in space' Nserna/Wikimedia Commons (CC) A US satellite used to spy on other countries is being followed by a pair of Russian satellites, the commander of the U...
20:32, 2020-02-10

SpaceX may want to launch 42,000 internet satellites — about 5 times more spacecraft than humanity has ever flown SpaceX; Kevork Djansezian/Getty; Business Insider SpaceX wants to surround Earth with a fleet of internet satellites called Starlink. Original plans ...
22:24, 2019-10-17

Russian spacecraft carrying robot fails to dock with space station A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot failed to dock with the International Space Station (ISS) on Saturday, Russian news agencies rep...
11:04, 2019-08-24

India successfully launches spacecraft to explore water deposits on the moon India sent a spacecraft to explore water deposits on the far side of the moon in a successful launch Monday after a technical problem caused a week's...
05:00, 2019-07-23

Russian spacecraft carrying robot docks with space station: TASS A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying a humanoid robot docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Tuesday, TASS news agency reported, citing ...
07:04, 2019-08-27

NASA is looking at a 'stingray-inspired spacecraft' to explore the dark side of Venus Venus is likely too hot to support life, with a toxic atmosphere and temperatures approaching 900 degrees, but that isn't stopping NASA from explorin...
16:40, 2019-11-12

Sunbeam-sailing spacecraft deemed 'mission success' in Earth orbit A small crowd-funded satellite promoted by TV host and science educator Bill Nye has been propelled into a higher orbit using only the force of sunli...
06:56, 2019-08-01

Here's where to celebrate Lunar New Year 2020 In 2020, the Chinese New Year, or Lunar New Year, falls on Saturday, January 25 and will be followed by 15 days of celebrations for the Year of the R...
19:04, 2020-01-12

Partial lunar eclipse – in pictures Stargazers have been treated to a cosmic spectacle as a partial lunar eclipse was visible across parts of the UK. The event on Tuesday evening coinci...
10:04, 2019-07-17

Chandrayaan-2: India spacecraft goes into Moon's orbit in mission that could make history India's second lunar mission has entered orbit around the Moon, nearly a month after jetting off in its attempt to make history....
15:44, 2019-08-20

NASA will test asteroid defenses by slamming a spacecraft into a space rock in 2022 If Earth were ever to be threatened by a large space rock — and it definitely will at some point in the future — humanity is going to nee...
02:20, 2019-05-08

Tiny laser-powered spacecraft could reach nearby star system in 20 years A spacecraft so small it could fit in the palm of your hand may be the first to reach another star system in less than 20 years. Scientists have crea...
16:56, 2019-05-13

NASA just launched a new spacecraft to take the first photos of the sun's poles and probe its violent eruptions. Here's how it works. ESA/ATG medialab NASA launched a European spacecraft called the Solar Orbiter toward the sun on Sunday. The Solar Orbiter is expected to capture the ...
21:28, 2020-02-10

Russian spacecraft carrying robot fails to dock at International Space Station The capsule was launched Thursday as part of tests of a new rocket that is expected to replace the Soyuz-FG next year....
16:20, 2019-08-24

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft returns to Earth, lands in New Mexico after failed mission Boeing's new Starliner spacecraft landed in New Mexico on Sunday morning — days after the NASA mission failed because the capsule's clock was imprope...
14:32, 2019-12-22

Watch Live: NASA and Boeing Test Starliner Spacecraft Safety Systems Boeing was one of two American companies chosen by the space agency to develop spacecraft for flying astronauts to the International Space Station....
15:32, 2019-11-04

Three “Missing-Link” Planets Were Discovered Circling a Nearby Star by the New TESS Spacecraft Planets are like puppies—they come in all kinds of sizes, all kinds of colors and they’re often found in litters. That’s not the wa...
12:32, 2019-07-31

NASA confirms plans to send spacecraft to Jupiter’s frozen ocean moon Astronomers dedicate their careers to unlocking the mysteries of space, and while not all of them are constantly searching for evidence of extraterre...
23:04, 2019-08-20

NASA's OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Takes Stunning Photo of Asteroid Bennu From Just 0.4 Miles Away NASA’s asteroid-sampling OSIRIS-REx spacecraft, which is currently in position around the tiny, near-Earth asteroid 101955 Bennu, has transmitted its...
17:24, 2019-06-18

On Apollo 11 anniversary, US astronaut blasts off to the space station in a Russian Soyuz spacecraft NASA astronaut Andrew Morgan blasted off to the International Space Station from Kazakhstan Saturday, on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon l...
19:52, 2019-07-20

Three ‘Missing-Link’ Planets Were Discovered Circling a Nearby Star by the New TESS Spacecraft Planets are like puppies—they come in all kinds of sizes, all kinds of colors and they’re often found in litters. That’s not the wa...
15:28, 2019-07-31

Indian lunar orbiter hit by heat rise Scientists have switched off several on-board instruments to halt rising temperatures inside India's first unmanned lunar spacecraft....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Moon manifesting is the lunar way to organise life Moonology is your new form of self-care, time to switch off from your phone and tune into the planet...
12:40, 2019-09-30

Lunar New Year candy boxes, decoded It's a classic Lunar New Year scene: Families huddle over a red and gold candy box full of treats. Unwrap the meanings behind this tradition....
05:32, 2020-01-24

Ad Astra's Lunar Rover Car Chase Looks Like Mad Max In Space Brad Pitt’s in a new movie, Ad Astra, about a future where people live on the moon, which seems fine if not particularly revolutionary. But I don’t t...
00:44, 2019-09-09

Some NASA contractors appear to be trying to kill the Lunar Gateway Enlarge / NASA conceptional artwork for the Exploration Upper Stage carrying the Orion spacercraft. (credit: NASA) During a hearing of the House sp...
14:09, 2019-09-19

Scientists pin down timing of lunar dynamo’s demise A conventional compass would be of little use on the moon, which today lacks a global magnetic field. But the moon did produce a magnetic field billi...
20:20, 2020-01-01

Starwatch: time to take a good look at the lunar maria The full moon on Saturday gives an opportunity (weather permitting) to study the “seas” that form the dark markings on the moon’s surfaceThe moon wil...
22:52, 2019-05-12

NASA needs your help to deliver cargo to its lunar Gateway NASA is inching closer to its return to the Moon, but its push to send crewed missions to the lunar surface is really just the start of a much larger...
23:56, 2019-08-19

The lunar effect - why the Moon makes us all romantics For centuries, our lunar neighbour has been a source of fascination and inspiration for poets and artists....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Archinaut snags $73 million in NASA funding to 3D-print giant spacecraft parts in orbit A project to 3D-print bulky components in space rather than bring them up there has collected a $73.7 million contract from NASA to demonstrate the t...
02:32, 2019-07-13

India to launch second lunar mission on July 22 after delay India's space agency said on Thursday it would launch the country's second lunar mission on July 22, after the original launch was called off due to ...
08:40, 2019-07-18

UFO religions, microscopic ants and lunar landscapes – in pictures Foam Talent are presenting twenty emerging artists who are lighting up the world of contemporary photography – here are some of the highlights Contin...
08:12, 2019-05-21

China: Coronavirus fears put damper on Lunar New Year Many celebrations to mark one of China's most important holidays, and the Year of the Rat, have been called off as the coronavirus death toll mounts....
02:48, 2020-01-26

Shanghai Disneyland closed during Lunar New Year due to coronavirus Shanghai Disneyland said Friday that the park would be closed during the busy Lunar New Year holiday due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak. The park...
08:52, 2020-01-24

If A Lunar Rover Were Built To Thrash It'd Probably Be This EV Ariel Nomad Industrial supplier BorgWarner has picked the preposterously impractical Ariel Nomad to demo some of its new electric car propulsion tech. Obviously,...
15:44, 2019-10-26

India set to land rover on moon in second lunar mission BENGALURU — India said on Wednesday it will launch its second lunar mission in mid-July, as it moves to consolidate its status as a leader in space t...
17:04, 2019-06-12

No pigging out on pork delicacies for China this Lunar New Year For Xu, a mother and wife from central China, losing her family's entire pig herd to African swine fever almost meant not serving the cured pork, kno...
10:28, 2020-01-17

NASA places its first order for Lunar Gateway components NASA has big plans for returning to the Moon. Whether it can be done within the next five years, as the current administration desires, is yet to be ...
02:16, 2019-05-25

NASA may ask lunar lander aspirants to put more skin in the game Enlarge / NASA chief Jim Bridenstine says lunar lander partners may need to step up financial contributions to their designs. (credit: NASA) NASA wan...
20:24, 2020-01-07

Sizing up the contenders for NASA’s lunar-lander program Enlarge / Illustration of a human landing system. (credit: NASA) For the first time in a dog's age, NASA's human spaceflight program seems to be in a...
13:00, 2019-11-01

Look Up: First full moon of the decade lines up with lunar eclipse TUCSON - The moon is kicking off the decade in style Friday night as the first full moon of 2020 coincides with a lunar eclipse. While residents of t...
19:12, 2020-01-10

Paris cancels Lunar New Year parade over coronavirus Paris-based Chinese associations have cancelled a Lunar New Year parade following the coronavirus epidemic, Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo said Sunday....
12:08, 2020-01-26

Yep, a space rock definitely hit the Moon during January’s lunar eclipse Back in January skywatchers were treated to a gorgeous lunar eclipse that was visible across multiple continents. It made headlines as the “Sup...
11:49, 2019-05-02

India Lands On Lunar Surface (Of A Bangalore Street) In an exciting feat this week, Indian actor Poornachandra Mysore was the first Indian to walk on the lunar surface. That surface wasn’t actually on t...
16:20, 2019-09-15

Why the Coronavirus Has China Extending Its Lunar New Year Holiday Tens of millions of people across Asia had been due to travel back home on Jan. 30 after visiting their families and tourist sites over the holiday, ...
18:32, 2020-01-28

During the last lunar eclipse, a meteor smacked the Moon in the face at 38,000 Mph On January 21, 2019, the full moon passed entirely into Earth's shadow and, well, got smacked in the face pretty hard....
11:12, 2019-05-02

Israel's Beresheet lunar lander has crashed on the moon The first privately funded lunar lander, SpaceIL’s Beresheet spacecraft, suffered an engine failure and crashed as it was attempting to land on the m...
23:20, 2019-04-11

NASA and the European Space Agency are launching the Solar Orbiter spacecraft toward the sun on Sunday — watch live ESA/ATG medialab NASA and the European Space Agency are expected to launch a new spacecraft toward the sun on Sunday, and you can watch it live. The ...
14:40, 2020-02-08

Elon Musk says the Crew Dragon spacecraft is designed to escape a fireball 'literally like something out of Star Wars' Associated Press, Disney/Lucasfilm Elon Musk says the Crew Dragon spacecraft is designed to be able to escape a fireball, "literally like something o...
23:20, 2020-01-19

SpaceX Dragon spacecraft carried up 'mighty mice' and a new robot companion to the International Space Station REUTERS/NASA On Sunday morning, a SpaceX Dragon spacecraft successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) in orbit. The spacecraft's ...
22:12, 2019-12-08

Chinese lunar rover finds strange 'gel-like' substance on moon China's Yutu-2 lunar rover has discovered a strange "gel-like" substance on the dark side of the moon....
19:20, 2019-09-01

Ten years after 'suicide' mission, NASA thirsts for lunar water A decade after NASA sent a rocket crashing into the moon's south pole, spewing a plume of debris that revealed vast reserves of ice beneath the barre...
14:40, 2019-10-09

Polaris’ Lunar Roving Vehicle replica to run at NASCAR race Now this is how you fake a moon mission. Polaris has teamed up with the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala., to build a functional repli...
22:40, 2019-07-22

NASA officially orders its first segment of a lunar space station Maxar has been selected to build and fly the first element of NASA’s lunar Gateway. (credit: Maxar Technologies) NASA has chosen its first commerci...
23:48, 2019-05-23

NASA has selected three lunar landers to bring science to the moon Three companies - Orbit Beyond, Astrobotic and Intuitive Machines - have been awarded contracts by NASA to send landers to the moon’s surface in 2020...
21:08, 2019-05-31

Thousands of tardigrades stranded on the Moon after lunar lander crash When you look up at the moon, there may now be a few thousand water bears looking back at you....
11:20, 2019-08-08

India’s Moon lander just snapped its first photo of the lunar surface The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has had a big week already. The group’s Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft successfully entered orbit aroun...
02:00, 2019-08-23

LEGO released a new Apollo 11 Lunar Lander, and it looks pretty great LEGO's new set recreates the Apollo 11 Moon landing. [credit: LEGO ] ...
15:44, 2019-05-30

India's second lunar mission delayed due to 'technical snag': ISRO India's space agency said it delayed the launch of its second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, in the early hours of Monday due to a "technical snag" wh...
00:48, 2019-07-15

Spacewatch: India’s moon mission arrives in lunar orbit If Chandrayaan-2 is successful, it will make India the fourth country to reach the moon’s surfaceIndia’s moon mission, Chandrayaan-2, has arrived in ...
23:04, 2019-08-22

Spacewatch: Nasa awards first contract for lunar space station Maxar wins $375m deal to build the Lunar Gateway’s power and propulsion elementNasa has contracted Maxar Technologies to develop the first element of...
22:48, 2019-05-30

LEGO celebrates Apollo 11 with a lovely, bricky Lunar Lander The 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 and the first lunar landing is approaching, and there will be no shortage of fanfare — so why shouldn’t LEGO ...
16:32, 2019-05-30

The Moon loses water when meteoroids smack the lunar surface Meteoroid impacts regularly liberate puffs of water vapor from the moon, suggesting that minuscule amounts of water may lurk just under the entire lu...
16:24, 2019-04-17

Thailand finds fourth coronavirus ahead of Lunar New Year Thailand has quarantined a fourth patient with the new coronavirus, including one Thai national, authorities said on Wednesday, days before Saturday'...
13:40, 2020-01-22

Nightjars time their epic migration flights using a lunar calendar Nightjars are the first animal found to time migration by the moon, using its phases to know when to take flight on the journey from northern Europe ...
20:32, 2019-10-15

Apollo-era moonquakes suggest lunar colonies must be shake-proof Seismometers deployed by Apollo astronauts on the moon measured 28 moonquakes, which have now been linked to cracks on the surface...
17:52, 2019-05-13

Fly me to the moon: Tycoon seeks 'life partner' for lunar trip A Japanese fashion billionaire is looking for a "special someone" to join him as he becomes the first private passenger to fly to the moon....
09:04, 2020-01-13

10,000-year-old engraved stone could be world’s oldest lunar calendar An engraved stone carved around 10,000 years ago maybe the world's oldest example of a lunar calendar. The rare pebble -- found high up in the mounta...
21:12, 2019-07-25

China: Coronavirus fears puts damper on Lunar New Year Many celebrations to mark one of China's most important holidays, and the Year of the Rat, have been called off as the virus death toll mounts. Fear ...
08:52, 2020-01-25

Who's crying for the moon? Moonology is the lunar way to organise life 'Moon manifesting' is your new form of self-care, time to switch off from your phone and tune into the planet...
12:00, 2019-09-30

Astronomers Just About Certain They Found the Apollo 10 Lunar Module Floating in Space It’s always a good idea to do a real dry run before doing something big. Like, you’re not going to try and bust out your full interpretive-dance kara...
01:28, 2019-06-12

Scientists confirm that a space rock hit the Moon during the lunar eclipse Enlarge / The flash from the impact of a meteoroid on the eclipsed Moon in early 2019, seen as the dot at top left. (credit: J. M. Madiedo / MIDAS) ...
11:49, 2019-05-02

India set to launch second lunar mission; land rover on the moon India said on Wednesday it will launch its second lunar mission in mid-July, as it moves to consolidate its status as a leader in space technology by...
13:12, 2019-06-12

China heads into Lunar New Year on shutdown as virus spreads China shut part of the Great Wall and suspended public transport in 10 cities, stranding millions of people at the start of the Lunar New Year holida...
21:00, 2020-01-24

China’s lunar rover is helping to unravel a Moon mystery The Chinese space program started 2019 with a major milestone when the Chang’e 4 lunar lander successfully touched down on the far side of the ...
00:08, 2019-05-17

NASA’s lunar lander was just rediscovered after being lost in space for 50 years Back in 1969 NASA was in the middle of the biggest space race in human history. The Apollo 10 mission was a huge milestone in NASA’s adventure ...
18:56, 2019-06-10

Your Apollo 11-Inspired Guide to Eclipses, Supermoons and More Lunar Events Eclipses, supermoons and other astronomical highlights to look forward to, years into the future....
12:44, 2019-07-12

'Wolf' moon, partial lunar eclipse thrill skywatchers Skywatchers have been enjoying the January full Moon, known as the ‘Wolf’ Moon, as well as a partial lunar eclipse in parts of the world....
00:12, 2020-01-11

'A marvelous night for a moondance': Legendary lunar-inspired pop songs "Walking on the Moon," "Bad Moon Rising," "Moonlight Shadow" ... Countless lunar-themed pop songs invoke a timeless musical motif. But for all the od...
15:24, 2019-07-18

NASA announces new VIPER Moon rover that will explore the lunar surface NASA has unveiled its plan to send a new lunar rover, dubbed VIPER, to the surface of the Moon....
17:44, 2019-10-25

NASA will fire a tiny satellite into the lunar orbit planned for Gateway NASA is sending humans back to the Moon, and they’re doing it on an abbreviated timetable, but in addition to getting boots on the lunar surfac...
03:28, 2019-09-17

10,000-Year-Old Engraved Stone Found to be World’s Oldest Lunar Calendar A new study, coordinated by Sapienza, claims to have discovered the oldest lunar calendar in the world in a pebble that was carved during the Upper P...
21:16, 2019-07-23

China’s lunar rover finds unknown ‘gel-like’ substance on the far side of the moon Scientists working on the Chang'e-4 mission were about to power down the rover for a "nap" when they noticed a crater with a strange substance depict...
22:28, 2019-09-02

Alabama space center will manage NASA’s lunar lander program Enlarge / NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will announce that Marshall Space Flight Center will manage the lunar lander program. (credit: NASA) O...
20:32, 2019-08-13

China’s lunar rover found a bizarre and unexpected substance on the Moon China’s space program started the year strong by performing a soft landing on the far side of the Moon. It was a first for the country, and for...
01:44, 2019-09-03

NASA shares details of lunar surface missions—and they’re pretty cool Look! Here's an artist's conception of an astronaut on the Moon. It appears as though she is installing a geophone. [credit: NASA ] There are a lot o...
19:56, 2019-10-29

Thailand on high alert for China virus ahead of Lunar Near Year Thai health officials are stepping up monitoring and inspection at its airports for the new mystery virus from China ahead of Lunar New Year, when Ch...
14:32, 2020-01-15

A Witchy Ritual Game That Takes A Full Lunar Cycle To Play Ritual of the Moon technically takes 28 days to play. The story is broken up into five to ten minute segments; you can play one of these per day. Sma...
19:36, 2019-05-09

Partial lunar eclipse pictured across UK on Apollo 11's 50th anniversary A partial lunar eclipse has risen above skylines around the world tonight, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its mission to...
23:52, 2019-07-16

NASA’s VIPER lunar rover will hunt water on the Moon in 2022 NASA is looking for liquid gold on the Moon — not oil, but plain-old water. If we’re going to have a permanent presence there, we’ll need...
00:56, 2019-10-26

Apollo 11: Never-before-seen video reveals lunar samples were searched for signs of life As the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 Moon landing nears, NASA has released never-before-seen footage of scientists checking the lunar sa...
16:28, 2019-07-18

Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin complains about current U.S. lunar ability When President Donald Trump asked Buzz Aldrin, the second human ever to walk on the moon, what he thought about the United States' current ability to...
00:56, 2019-07-20

NASA’s next mission to Moon will see humans LIVING in ‘lunar pod’ space colonies NASA’s next Moon mission will allow humanity to settle permanently in space, a scientist has told Daily Star Online....
11:24, 2019-07-21

Watching CG Cars Crash Onto the Lunar Surface in Low Gravity Is Weirdly Engaging Look, I know how busy you are, and I know you’re swamped right now and you can’t even bring yourself to look at the list of crap you have to get done...
00:44, 2019-06-07

India's crashed Vikram moon lander spotted on lunar surface Nasa satellite sends back images showing wreckage of Chandrayaan-2 mission, with debris found scattered nearly a kilometre awayA Nasa satellite orbit...
02:28, 2019-12-03

China extends Lunar New Year to contain coronavirus as death toll rises to 81 China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spr...
12:08, 2020-01-27

China heads into Lunar New Year on shutdown as virus toll hits 26 China shut part of the Great Wall and suspended public transport in 10 cities, stranding millions of people at the start of the Lunar New Year holida...
15:20, 2020-01-24

Chinese Lunar New Year parade in Paris canceled over coronavirus fears The decision by organizers came after three cases were confirmed in France of the deadly illness that originated in Wuhan, China....
19:04, 2020-01-26

Chinese movies scrap Lunar New Year premieres due to virus outbreak A virus outbreak in China has prompted seven Chinese films that were set to premiere during the country's Lunar New Year holiday to postpone screenin...
13:08, 2020-01-23

India Locates Missing Moon Lander Module on Lunar Surface (NEW DELHI) — The lander module from India’s moon mission was located on the lunar surface on Sunday, one day after it lost contact with ...
18:40, 2019-09-08

China locks down 3 cities in bid to contain virus amid Lunar New Year rush In Wuhan, the centre of the outbreak, normally bustling streets, shopping malls, restaurants and other public spaces were eerily quiet....
13:36, 2020-01-23

Vikram Moon lander: The anxious wait for a signal from lunar surface Scientists in India are attempting to make contact with the Vikram probe after its nerve-wracking descent to the surface of the Moon last week....
17:56, 2019-09-09

NASA chooses technology firm Maxar for lunar platform project NASA has picked space technology company Maxar Technologies Inc as the first contractor to help build its Gateway platform in lunar orbit, a crucial ...
22:04, 2019-05-23

NASA picks Maxar to build the first piece of its lunar space station NASA chose Maxar Technologies to build the power and propulsion element of the Gateway lunar space station, which will be an outpost for going to the...
21:52, 2019-05-23

China cancels Lunar New Year events over deadly virus fears China is taking unprecedented steps aimed at containing the SARS-like virus outbreak. Authorities are seeking to control the spread of the disease in...
15:52, 2020-01-23

NASA’s full Artemis plan revealed: 37 launches and a lunar outpost Enlarge / A Blue Moon lander, built by Blue Origin, with an ascent vehicle (built by another company) on top. (credit: Blue Origin) In the nearly ...
16:24, 2019-05-20

China heads into Lunar New Year on shutdown as virus spreads to Europe A new coronavirus that has killed 26 people in China was confirmed in Europe for the first time on Friday as it spreads despite Chinese attempts to q...
22:12, 2020-01-24

India moon mission: Vikram lunar lander found on surface Efforts are underway to establish contact, days after communications were lost during final approachThe lander module from India’s moon mission has b...
03:44, 2019-09-09

Worldwide Lunar New Year celebrations scaled back as new coronavirus spreads The new coronavirus -- from a family of viruses that also caused the deadly SARS epidemic in 2002-03 -- didn't stop everyone from going to temples, b...
18:00, 2020-01-25

NASA will reveal plans for its ‘Lunar Gateway’ today, and you can watch live Despite plenty of skepticism over whether or not they can pull it off, NASA seems determined to make it back to the Moon by 2024 — or at least ...
19:28, 2019-05-23

NASA chooses companies to design part of its Artemis lunar lander Enlarge / Artist's concept of a lunar lander. (credit: NASA) Although NASA's plans to land humans on the Moon by 2024 face some political headwinds...
15:48, 2019-05-17

China's cabinet to extend Lunar New Year holidays: state broadcaster China's cabinet announced it will extend the Lunar New Year holidays to Feb. 2, to strengthen the prevention and control of the new coronavirus, stat...
22:36, 2020-01-26

Shanghai shuts down all cinemas during Lunar New Year holidays: local paper Shanghai has shut down all cinemas during the Lunar New Year holidays, which last until Jan. 30, the Liberation Daily said on its online channel....
04:08, 2020-01-25

Rattled by coronavirus, Chinese communities cancel Lunar New Year plans The rapid spread of a new virus from China has cast a pall across Chinese American communities, with people staying inside whenever possible, wearing...
15:40, 2020-02-01

Lunar Eclipse 2020: Date, Time And Diet Myths Associated With Chandra Grahan The lunar eclipse (or Chandra Grahan 2020) would occur on 10th January. It will begin at 10:37 pm and will end at 2:42 am,11th January....
08:56, 2020-01-08

Lunar eclipse 2019: from Australia to the UK, stargazers enjoy bright side of the moon Photographers from Sydney to Brasilia captured July’s stunning partial lunar eclipseStargazers around the world have enjoyed a view of a global lunar...
02:52, 2019-07-17

Facing 2024 deadline, NASA issues a report defending the Lunar Gateway Enlarge / Under some designs plans, the lunar Gateway more resembles the International Space Station than a small outpost. (credit: NASA) On Wedne...
17:04, 2019-05-02

Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa scraps search for girlfriend to join him on lunar trip Yusaku Maezawa has abandoned his search for a girlfriend to join him on a lunar trip and canceled the TV show meant to document the adventure....
17:44, 2020-01-30

Nasa invites bids from firms to build lunar lander for 2024 mission Artemis project aims to create a ‘sustained’ human presence on the moon by 2028There can be no doubt that Nasa is serious about trying to land astron...
22:52, 2019-10-03

NASA is sending a new moon rover to sample water ice on the lunar south pole NASA Ames/Daniel Rutter NASA is sending a new rover to the moon's south pole. If successful, the Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover (VIP...
06:28, 2019-10-26

Chinese people are turning on the government as the coronavirus outbreak spirals into the Lunar New Year THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS Friday and Saturday are meant to be the most festive days of China's year. Instead they are stal...
07:36, 2020-01-25

The hunt is on for the Lunar Library that crashed on the Moon aboard doomed Beresheet probe When Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft crashed on the Moon last week it was carrying the Lunar Library – a 30-million page archive of humanity’s achievem...
16:08, 2019-04-17

NASA sets sights on Moon missions, selects 3 firms for lunar deliveries NASA has selected three companies to deliver science and technology payloads to the lunar surface on robotic landers over the next few years....
21:20, 2019-05-31

China reports 17 more cases of viral pneumonia ahead of Lunar New Year travel All of the cases so far have involved people either living in Wuhan or who have travelled to the city....
04:24, 2020-01-19

India's moon mission lifts off, hopes to probe lunar south pole India launched a rocket into space on Monday to perform a soft landing of a rover on the moon, the country's most ambitious mission yet to cement its...
12:04, 2019-07-22

NASA’s Voyager 2 spacecraft beamed back unprecedented data from interstellar space. It indicates a mysterious extra layer outside our solar system. NASA NASA's Voyager 2 probe beamed back unprecedented data as it crossed into interstellar space nearly a year ago. Scientists just released their fi...
00:04, 2019-11-05

Billionaire Bezos unveils moon lander mockup, embraces Trump's lunar timetable Billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos unveiled on Thursday a mockup of a lunar lander being built by his Blue Origin rocket company and touted his moon...
03:24, 2019-05-10

NASA reveals its vision for the Artemis Moon Lander that will return US astronauts to the lunar surface NASA has revealed details of its vision for the Moon Lander that will return US astronauts to the lunar surface by 2024....
18:44, 2019-07-23

Elon Musk mocks Blue Origin’s lunar lander announcement, embarrasses himself in the process SpaceX is the current leader in commercial spaceflight worldwide, but it’s far from the only game in town. Blue Origin, founded by billionaire ...
17:36, 2019-05-10

Moon lander concept unveiled by Boeing as NASA eyes return to lunar surface Boeing has shown off its Moon crewed lander idea, one it says will require the "fewest steps to the Moon" as NASA looks to return to the lunar surfac...
17:40, 2019-11-07

China mystery illness: travellers checked as officials fear lunar new year could spread bug Pneumonia-like illness in Wuhan is unclear in origin, with officials racing to contain outbreak before people travel for new yearChina has been battl...
09:04, 2020-01-07

Boeing proposes lunar lander it probably won’t be able to build in time for NASA’s 2024 Moon mission NASA is bound and determined to send humans back to the Moon by 2024. The space agency was headed back there anyway, but a mandate from the Trump adm...
23:12, 2019-11-07

Photos from the Lunar New Year show how coronavirus turned China's biggest party into a washout The novel coronavirus outbreak has affected one of the most important cultural holidays in the Chinese culture: Lunar New Year. After unprecedented q...
07:36, 2020-01-25

Apollo 11: 50 years on, the Eagle lunar module serves as a reminder of mankind’s ability to innovate If it wasn’t for the lunar module, we wouldn’t have heard the famous words from Neil Armstrong, on July 20th of 1969....
19:52, 2019-07-17

Mongolia closes border, China extends Lunar New Year holiday in attempt to contain coronavirus China on Monday expanded sweeping efforts to contain a viral disease by extending the Lunar New Year holiday to keep the public at home and avoid spr...
18:04, 2020-01-27

Crashed Israeli lunar lander left a bunch of microscopic ‘water bears’ on the Moon It’s been a few months now since Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander experienced a last-second glitch and smashed into the Moon rather than l...
06:44, 2019-08-07

‘It’s Time to Go Back to the Moon.’ Jeff Bezos Unveils Blue Origin’s Lunar Mission (WASHINGTON) — Amazon tycoon Jeff Bezos says he’s going to send a spaceship to the moon, joining a resurgence of lunar interest half a ce...
23:48, 2019-05-09

'Security is not a problem': Tehran invites Chinese tourists to spend Lunar New Year in Iran Iran invited Chinese tourists to visit Tehran, just days after a military confrontation with the United States....
22:20, 2020-01-10

Elon Musk refused to break out his dad dancing after the Crew Dragon's successful safety test, but promised to bring it back after the spacecraft's launch Reuters Elon Musk declined to dance after SpaceX's Crew Dragon aced a safety test on Sunday, but said he will do a special performance when it launch...
13:20, 2020-01-20

14 photos inside Universal Studios Hollywood's Lunar New Year celebration where there's a pop-up 'Kung Fu Panda' restaurant Kirsten Acuna/Insider From now through February 9, 2020 Universal Studios Hollywood in California is celebrating Lunar New Year. I previewed the even...
06:20, 2020-01-25

Moon crash site found! NASA probe spots grave of Israeli lunar lander A sharp-eyed NASA spacecraft spotted the probable remains of an Israeli spacecraft that crash-landed on the moon last month....
15:32, 2019-05-20

Apple-supplier Foxconn tells Wuhan employees in Taiwan for Lunar New Year to stay home Foxconn, a key supplier to Apple, has asked employees from its Wuhan plant in China who are in Taiwan for the Lunar New Year holidays to stay back gi...
04:08, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus outbreak spurs Paris to cancel Lunar New Year parade, impacts celebrations worldwide A new virus that originated in China and is popping up across the world is spurring some to cancel events for the Lunar New Year attempt to limit inf...
14:48, 2020-01-26

Billionaire Bezos unveils moon lander mockup, touts Blue Origin's lunar goals Billionaire entrepreneur Jeff Bezos, founder of rocket company Blue Origin, unveiled on Thursday a mockup of a lunar lander spacecraft and discussed ...
23:44, 2019-05-09

Photos from the Lunar New Year show how the Wuhan coronavirus turned China's biggest party into a washout Reuters/Business Insider The novel coronavirus outbreak has affected one of the most important cultural holidays in the Chinese culture: Lunar New Ye...
17:28, 2020-01-30

People in China are making 3 billion trips to celebrate the Lunar New Year, and it's not going to help the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak Kevin Frayer / Getty For 40 days from January 10 to February 18, China celebrates the Lunar New Year Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year. China's go...
18:44, 2020-01-22

Vikram Moon lander: NASA Orbiter fails to spot Indian probe on the lunar surface NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter was unable to spot India’s Vikram Moon lander during a flyby of its the landing site on the lunar surface this we...
20:16, 2019-09-19

Ancient Celtic Warrior-Priest Is Displayed In England - His Grave Goods Might Hold Deep Lunar Secrets A glorious 2,000-year-old Iron Age ‘warrior’, who might have fought against Julius Caesar during the wars against the Gaulish tribes in Britannia (Br...
01:08, 2019-07-24

Ancient Celtic Warrior-Priest Is Displayed In England - His Grave Goods Might Hold Deep Lunar Se-crets A glorious 2,000-year-old Iron Age ‘warrior’, who might have fought against Julius Caesar during the wars against the Gaulish tribes in Britannia (Br...
00:28, 2019-07-24

Chandrayaan-2 moon orbit update: India spacecraft takes 'important step' in mission that could make history India's second lunar mission has entered orbit around the Moon, nearly a month after jetting off in its attempt to make history....
17:12, 2019-08-20

People in China will make 3 billion trips in the next 40 days to celebrate Lunar New Year, the world's largest annual human migration Wang Zhao / AFP / Getty For 40 days from January 10 to February 18, China celebrates the Lunar New Year Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year. China's...
21:04, 2020-01-13

China's biggest cities looked like ghost towns on the first day back to work after Lunar New Year, as the deadly coronavirus continues to spread REUTERS/Aly Song Today is the first day back at work for many people after an extended Lunar New Year holiday in China. Authorities extended the holi...
18:20, 2020-02-10

What if humans tried landing on the sun Our first stop on our trip to the Sun will be the corona —the outermost layer of the sun. It blazes at 1 million degrees Celsius, nearly 900 ti...
19:36, 2020-02-20

Tonight's lunar eclipse won't be visible for most of the UK as heavy clouds roll in January's 'wolf moon' will ascend into the sky this evening as a penumbral lunar eclipse takes place....
14:48, 2020-01-10

Lunar eclipse 2019 UK: Everything you need to know as partial eclipse falls on Apollo 11 50th anniversary A partial lunar eclipse is set to be visible from the UK on Tuesday, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 launching its mission to the M...
10:24, 2019-07-16

Wolf moon: Full moon and lunar eclipse delight skywatchers The first full moon of 2020 coincides with a penumbral lunar eclipse, caused by the Earth's shadow....
20:44, 2020-01-10

Boeing Starliner Landing: What You Need to Know The new ride to orbit built for NASA is returning to Earth early after problems during its first trip to space on Friday....
06:16, 2019-12-22

Did the moon landing actually happen? Twelve astronauts have been on the moon thus far. And yet these lunar landings are often questioned. But who knows, maybe they're right and nothing i...
18:24, 2019-07-18

Jeff Bezos unveils ‘Blue Moon’ lunar lander from his Blue Origin space company Jeff Bezos unveiled a lunar lander from his secretive space company Blue Origin for the first time on Thursday — as part of his big plan to send huma...
23:36, 2019-05-09

Wynn falls to 7-week low as Coronavirus fears weigh on Lunar New Year festivities in Macau (WYNN) Shares of Wynn Resorts (WYNN) hit a seven-week low this morning as the outbreak of the Wuhan coronav...
21:36, 2020-01-27

Blue Moon: Here's how Blue Origin's new lunar lander works WASHINGTON — Yesterday, Blue Origin's billionaire founder, Jeff Bezos , revealed the company's plans to land a spacecraft named "Blue Moon" on the lu...
17:04, 2019-05-13

Rocket Report: Would you buy Virgin Galactic stock? Rocket Lab goes lunar Enlarge / The Rocket Report is published weekly. (credit: Arianespace) Welcome to Edition 2.20 of the Rocket Report! This week we have not one, but t...
13:32, 2019-10-25

‘Wolf Moon,’ first full moon of 2020, comes with lunar eclipse On Friday night, the first full moon of 2020 will be one of the best of the year, thanks to a penumbral lunar eclipse. A penumbral lunar eclipse occu...
17:16, 2020-01-10

What’s on TV Saturday: Movies About the Moon Landing Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing with “First Man,” “For All Mankind” and more....
07:24, 2019-07-20

‘Game of Thrones’ Comes in for a Crash Landing The finale fell short of the series’s heights, but delivered some reminders of the spectacular ride it had been....
23:08, 2019-05-21

10 of the best moon-landing anniversary events in the UK The 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s landing, on 20 July 1969, is being celebrated globally but giant leaps aren’t necessary for these ‘missions’ in t...
07:44, 2019-07-05

Ford Knows It Has To Stick The Landing This Time Ford posted a paltry $84 million profit for 2019, down from $3.7 billion last year and $7.7 billion in 2017. The low profit was in large part due to ...
00:54, 2020-02-12

'A thrill ran through me': your moon landing memories Readers share their memories of a life changing shared experience, including relics and photographs from 1969I was 16 years old, sitting in our huge ...
08:48, 2019-07-19

Here’s how I’d keep the moon landing ‘gender neutral’ The other day I wrote about my support for purging the word “man” out of the English language when it had to do with anything good. In case I was too...
04:28, 2019-07-25

These Are the 2020 Holidays Landing on the Weekends Many people will be able to enjoy the food, drinks and festivities without having to worry about making it to work the next morning!...
16:16, 2020-01-03

Apollo 11: Four things you may not know about the first moon landing Fifty years on, here are four things that made the Apollo Moon programme one of humankind's greatest technological achievements....
02:56, 2019-07-16

Why plane tires don't explode during landing Plane tires can handle thousands of pounds of weight and high speeds — and it's mostly due to how they're made. A combination of sturdy materia...
23:40, 2019-10-24

The final 13 minutes before the Moon landing The minutes before landing were tense, as fuel ran low and connections were lost between the lunar module and mission control...
03:48, 2019-07-20

Crash landing in Siberia, 2 killed, most survive A passenger plane crash landing near Siberia's Lake Baikal has claimed two lives. Russian media say some 40 occupants survived as the Antonov-24 ramm...
08:56, 2019-06-27

Apollo 11 Moon landing celebrated with new LEGO set To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, Lego has partnered with NASA to create the LEGO Creator Expert NASA Apollo 11 Luna...
16:04, 2019-05-30

Ask the Captain: Do pilots like it when passengers clap after landing? Does working a redeye flight hurt the flight crew as much it does passengers? And what do pilots think when they hear passengers clap after landing? ...
13:04, 2019-10-31

WATCH: Dashcam Shows Emergency Landing A small plane was forced to land in Spanaway, Washington Thursday morning after a “fuel system malfunction.” The plane landed in traffic ...
02:00, 2019-08-02

D-Day landing ship relocating for 75th anniversary of D-Day EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A restored World War II naval vessel will move to a more prominent location along the Ohio River in Evansville in commemorati...
13:00, 2019-05-20

Here's how Game Of Thrones destroyed King's Landing once and for all Although there have been plenty of articles written about the various ways HBO’s Game Of Thrones managed to destroy itself in its final year on the a...
02:00, 2019-08-30

Nasa unveils new spacesuit for next Moon landing The agency reveals a prototype for a spacesuit for all shapes and sizes to be worn for lunar missions....
15:12, 2019-10-16

Link Sticks Thousand-Foot Landing Today on Highlight Reel we have Mario Maker levels, elaborate Apex Legends traps, Zelda moments, and much more!...
23:52, 2019-07-11

No, a “checklist error” did not almost derail the first moon landing Enlarge / Apollo 11's Eagle moves slowly away from Columbia and prepares for landing. (credit: NASA / Apollo Lunar Surface Journal) Update: It's Fou...
17:00, 2019-07-05

Reliving the Apollo 11 Moon Landing in Pictures It may be a familiar yarn, but humankind's lunar journey in 1969 continues to be a spellbinder....
11:20, 2019-07-09

Plane cabin fills with smoke before landing A British Airways flight reportedly evacuated after smoke filled the cabin minutes before it was due to land in Valencia, Spain.    &...
19:08, 2019-08-06

50 years later, some still believe the moon landing was faked. Here’s why it wasn’t Here’s a look at some of the most common Apollo 11 conspiracy theories, and how they’re explained away....
20:04, 2019-07-12

Will ‘Star Wars’ Stick the Landing? J.J. Abrams Will Try A creative shake-up, last-minute rewrites and a director not known for great endings: J.J. Abrams and company get real about the making of “The Rise ...
22:00, 2019-12-11

$3.5B Fordham Landing project going up near Harlem River Another industrial wasteland along the Harlem River waterfront in The Bronx is on its way to a face-lift. The $3.5 billion mixed-use Fordham Landing ...
05:00, 2019-05-22

Original Apollo 11 landing videotapes sell for $1.8M VCRs didn’t really exist when the first men walked on the moon, but NASA was ahead of the curve and recorded the event for posterity on videot...
00:48, 2019-07-23

The Goldfinch suffers box office crash landing The film based on Donna Tartt's prize-winning novel makes only $2.6m at the US box office on its debut....
17:08, 2019-09-17

Kyle Lowry shoved by fan after landing out of bounds OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Lowry appeared to get shoved by a fan after the Toronto Raptors star crashed into a row of courtside seats while trying t...
07:04, 2019-06-06

A cycling tour of the Normandy D-day landing beaches Taking in the heroics and horrors of the D-day sites is a moving experience for our writer – and a fitting way to mark today’s 75th anniversaryPrecar...
08:00, 2019-06-06

Ask the Captain: What goes into landing a plane on an icy, slippery runway? Though landing in icy conditions is challenging, it can be done safely, says aviation columnist John Cox. Here's how pilots manage to land safely. &#...
13:48, 2020-01-09

Ask the Captain: Is it OK to rat out passengers for phone use during takeoff and landing? This week, Ask the Captain tackles passengers who slow down evacuations to grab their carry-ons and use their cellphones during takeoff and landing. ...
17:56, 2019-06-07

Seagull that keeps landing on TfL traffic camera becomes internet hit A seagull that keeps landing on top of a traffic camera in London has become an internet hit....
13:12, 2019-05-01

At least one dead in helicopter crash landing, CNN reports NEW YORK (CNN) — The New York Fire Department and New York Police Department said a helicopter crashed on the roof of 787 7th Ave., a building in mid...
20:48, 2019-06-10

Why Planes Turn Lights Off For Takeoff And Landing Airlines are today required to turn off plane lights during takeoff and landing. Here is why....
13:56, 2020-01-03

Star trio from ‘Knots Landing’ keep each other in stitches Longtime pals Joan Van Ark, Michele Lee and Donna Mills ready for an onscreen reunion to mark 40th anniversary of ‘Knots Landing’...
18:16, 2019-07-19

Cost of 2024 Moon landing is still a mystery We'll have to wait a little longer to get an idea of how much it'll cost to put astronauts on the moon by 2024....
17:04, 2019-05-13

Apollo 11 Anniversary: Everything You Need to Read on the Moon Landing The New York Times has been covering the anniversary of the moon landing, looking back at the event’s meaning and forward to humankind’s next giant l...
20:36, 2019-07-18

12 Lunar New Year Products to Celebrate the Year of the Rat We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:28, 2020-01-17

Apollo 11: NASA and the 'lost' Moon landing tapes NASA has responded to recent reports of “lost” Apollo 11 Moon landing tapes, but is adamant that no footage of the historic mission has been lost....
17:32, 2019-07-10

Armstrong review – moon landing doc gets lost in space This retelling of the Neil Armstrong story has been eclipsed by superior studies of his historic lunar missionThis Neil Armstrong documentary feels l...
18:16, 2019-07-10

At Least 40 Dead In Russian Plane’s Fiery Emergency Landing (AP PHOTO) MOSCOW (AP) – A Russian airliner burst into flames while making an emergency landing at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo airport Sunday e...
02:44, 2019-05-06

NASA says 1969 moon landing lab to be demolished next year The building where the crew of Apollo 11 was quarantined following their historic moon landing five decades ago will be torn down in 2020 and replace...
05:12, 2019-09-25

Apollo 11: 'I helped the world watch Moon landing' About 600 million were watching in 1969 - thanks largely to an unlikely outpost in rural Australia....
13:20, 2019-07-19

First moon landing manual could fetch $9 million at auction The detailed manual used by U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the moon in 1969 is going up for auction in July and could fetc...
18:28, 2019-05-01

3 dead after plane crashes during emergency landing in San Antonio The single-engine plane crashed on a city street while attempting to land at San Antonio International Airport....
14:04, 2019-12-02

Japan to participate in U.S. moon landing plan: Kyodo Japan has decided to participate in a U.S. plan for putting astronauts back on the moon by 2024 and the government will officially inform the United ...
07:36, 2019-10-17

Boeing aims for Moon landing in 'fewer steps' The aerospace giant unveils its proposal for a lander that could take humans to the lunar surface....
17:40, 2019-11-06

Nobody seems to know if India’s Moon lander survived its crash landing Everything seemed to be going splendidly for India’s space agency last week as excitement was building for the anticipated touchdown of the Cha...
00:40, 2019-09-12

The Apollo 11 moon landing was a distraction from America's problems In researching my latest novel, I discovered how the sinister shadow of Vietnam and racial injustice followed the light of the great show in the skyO...
18:04, 2019-07-19

Air Canada plane makes emergency landing in Madrid Boeing 767-300 suffers engine and tyre damage on takeoff from Barajas airportAn Air Canada Boeing 767 aircraft with 128 passengers on board has made ...
21:20, 2020-02-03

ILM, Smithsonian, and Time release Apollo 11 landing AR experience Thanks to AR, you can now experience Apollo 11's historic moon landing from a first-person perspective inside the cockpit, or from the lunar surface....
19:48, 2019-07-18

Hot air balloon makes emergency landing in San Diego neighborhood SAN DIEGO, CA — A hot air balloon pilot had to make an emergency landing in a San Diego councilman’s residential neighborhood. Mark kers...
22:04, 2019-09-18

How the moon landing shaped early video games Some of the earliest video games were influenced by the space race and created using the same computers as NasaOn 20 July 1969, before an estimated t...
11:16, 2019-07-22

An oral history of the landmark Apollo 11 moon landing President John F. Kennedy’s proposal to Congress in May 1961 to land a man on the moon before the decade’s end was met not with unified support, but ...
21:32, 2019-07-16

Watch NASA’s rebroadcast of the Apollo 11 landing and moonwalk right here The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing is this weekend, and NASA has a whole lineup of awesome programming ready for all of us. Throughout the...
19:12, 2019-07-20

How Moon Landing Conspiracy Theories Spread Before the Internet Conspiracy theories about the Moon landing have been around for years. Decades, in fact. And while it’s easier than ever to spread false stories than...
16:12, 2019-07-16

Indian independence and a crash landing: Thursday's best photos The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
15:52, 2019-08-15

What part did computers play in the Apollo 11 moon landing? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific con...
17:56, 2019-07-23

Apollo 11: 50 years on, the world celebrates the Moon landing On July 20, 1969, millions of people around the world watched on TV as Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong took his historic step into the pages of hi...
13:08, 2019-07-20

13 American Airlines passengers taken to hospital after landing in Boston An official says 16 passengers reported feeling ill on an American Airlines flight from Miami to Boston.        ...
17:36, 2019-04-22

What the Apollo 11 moon landing meant to America — and the world We have no accounts describing reactions to the first news of Magellan’s crew’s return, the signing of the Magna Carta, or the publication of the fir...
17:04, 2019-07-17

Readers share their memories of the Apollo 11 moon landing The Post asked readers to write in with their tales of where they were on July 20, 1969 when Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon. From Yankee Stadium...
17:20, 2019-07-18

Goldfinch heads heading for box office crash landing The film based on Donna Tartt's prize-winning novel makes only $2.6m at the US box office on its debut....
14:48, 2019-09-17

NASA’s Osiris-Rex Marks the Spot for Asteroid Landing The spacecraft spent a year mapping Bennu’s rugged terrain, and next year it will touch down on the surface to collect a sample....
20:16, 2019-12-12

Apollo 50 Festival: Washington celebrates the moon landing Space fans can learn all about the moon, Mars and NASA at a three-day event in the US capital. Whether you want to know about satellite imaging or be...
21:28, 2019-07-19

Apollo 11: 'Most important manual' from Moon landing could be worth $9M British auction house is auctioning off several Apollo 11-related items, including the flight plan used on board and the Apollo 11 Lunar Module Timel...
14:36, 2019-07-02

New Alpina B3 Biturbo Touring landing at Frankfurt show Alpina’s new generation of BMW 3 Series-based performance models will be unveiled in estate form next month Alpina will use the Frankfurt motor sho...
11:08, 2019-08-29

Annie Murphy Had $3 in the Bank Before Landing Schitt's Creek Many people know Annie Murphy from her portrayal of Alexis Rose on Schitt's Creek. However, the 33-year-old actress wasn't always famous. Annie opene...
22:04, 2020-01-30

Apollo 11 review – a front-row seat for the moon landing Composed entirely of archive footage, this documentary invests the historic mission with a tense immediacyGiven that we all know how the mission turn...
10:00, 2019-06-30

Chandrayaan-2: Modi proud despite Moon landing setback Chandrayaan-2 was about to land near the Moon's south pole when conact with the craft was lost....
09:12, 2019-09-07

Woman survives leap from UES building after landing on scaffolding A 65-year-old woman jumped from an Upper East Side apartment building in an apparent suicide attempt Tuesday — only to land on scaffolding outs...
20:48, 2019-09-03

Chandrayaan-2: PM Modi proud despite Moon landing failure Chandrayaan-2 was about to land near the Moon's south pole when conact with the craft was lost....
05:40, 2019-09-07

NASA 2020: Mars exploration, Moon landing and more NASA is really, really excited about all the stuff it has planned for 2020 and it’s taken the time to prepare a video to get the rest of us excited, ...
17:40, 2020-01-02

Apollo Moon landing: The 13 minutes that defined a century The Apollo 11 landing: What did it take to pull off one of the greatest achievements in human history?...
01:20, 2019-05-13

Probe shows that Russian jet had excessive landing speed MOSCOW (AP) — A preliminary probe into last month’s crash of a Russian passenger jet that left 41 dead says the plane had excessive landing spe...
17:56, 2019-06-14

Review: Dragonfly Makes An Impressive Landing At Aerocity Dragonfly offers an array of amazing Pan-Asian and European dishes with a twist. Here's everything this restopub in Aerocity, Delhi, has to offer....
16:08, 2019-06-17

Marquez's Thailand MotoGP crash analysed - 4.81s and a 26g landing Data from Marc Marquez's frightening high-side crash in Thailand Grand Prix MotoGP practice reveals he hit the asphalt with a 26.14g impact and that ...
16:28, 2019-10-05

The Good Place Has One Episode Left to Stick the Landing GQ contributors Scott Meslow and Josh Rivera unpack The Good Place's final season, days before its series finale....
19:00, 2020-01-28

Chris Hemsworth was ‘running out of money’ just before landing ‘Thor,’ he says Just before he became the Norse god of thunder, Chris Hemsworth said he questioned why he started acting and even came to a point where he was “runni...
00:40, 2019-06-05

Apollo astronauts celebrate 50 years since first moon landing Three astronauts instrumental in the groundbreaking U.S. space program of the 1960s and 70s gathered at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday to celebrate th...
19:16, 2019-06-18

Climbers arrested after landing plane on Mont Blanc Conquering Western Europe's highest peak is an ambition shared by many climbers, but one Mont Blanc summit attempt cut some serious corners en route ...
12:12, 2019-06-19

Passenger attempts to break into plane cockpit before landing A man is in custody after trying to break into the cockpit of a commercial plane in-flight. googletag.cmd.push(function () { googletag.display("div-g...
00:04, 2020-01-12

Volunteers clean up Dartmouth Landing for World Oceans Day Volunteers clean up litter along the shoreline at Dartmouth Landing as part of World Oceans Day....
23:00, 2019-06-08

RJ Barrett’s NBA draft preference: Landing with Knicks or Lakers CHICAGO — It looks like RJ Barrett won’t be singing the Memphis blues. According to an NBA source, the 6-foot-7 Duke swingman prefers if he drops pas...
03:24, 2019-05-17

Critic’s notebook: ‘Game of Thrones’ Comes in for a Crash Landing The finale fell short of the series’s heights, but delivered some reminders of the spectacular ride it had been....
11:08, 2019-05-21

How We Augmented Our Original Reporting for the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing The Times’s Graphics, Science and Immersive Storytelling teams shine a new light on the iconic photography from the first moon walk....
15:12, 2019-07-19

Boeing 737 makes emergency landing in Orlando after departing Cuba A flight with 189 passengers on board made an emergency landing at an Orlando, Florida, airport Saturday when the Boeing 737 malfunctioned mid-air, a...
02:08, 2019-11-17

The Apollo 11 moon landing was everything Trump's nationalism is not | David Smith The president couldn’t resist remarking it was the anniversary of planting an American flag on the moon – but it was a human achievementBuzz Aldrin h...
12:28, 2019-07-20

An Indian Landing Module Is Ready for Touchdown on the Moon’s Surface NEW DELHI (AP) — The landing module of India’s unmanned moon mission separated from the orbiter on Monday ahead of its planned touchdown ...
03:36, 2019-09-03

Tourist dies after ‘hard landing’ while skydiving near the Grand Canyon A tourist from the United Kingdom died and his instructor was injured in a tandem skydiving accident near the Grand Canyon on Sunday, according to a ...
07:52, 2019-09-11

Israeli airstrikes in Syria 'force passenger jet into emergency landing' Civilian aircraft carrying 172 passengers diverted from Damascus airport to Russian airbaseA Syrian passenger plane was forced to make an emergency l...
13:04, 2020-02-07

Apollo 11: Smithsonian showcases stunning Moon landing artifacts On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong stepped from the Eagle Lunar Module and made his “one giant leap for mankind.” To celebrate the 50th anniversary of ...
22:08, 2019-06-14

The greatest photos ever? Why the moon landing shots are artistic masterpieces From a spacesuited everyman to a golden-legged invader, the lunar images were astonishingly poetic works of art that captured humanity evolving befor...
07:28, 2019-07-17

Just Watching This Air Force Tanker's Landing Approach Can Make You Nauseous A U.S. Air Force KC-46 Pegasus tanker made an unorthodox and—to the uninitiated, anyway—dangerous-looking landing. The brand new tanker, coming for a...
23:04, 2019-06-19

Ned Yost Can Teach You Whippersnappers A Thing Or Two About The Moon Landing, So Listen Up! The Royals beat the White Sox 11-0 last night, and got a complete game shutout from starting pitcher Glenn Sparkman. But who gives a shit about any o...
15:12, 2019-07-17

India approves third moon mission, months after landing failure India has approved its third lunar mission months after its last one failed to successfully land on the moon, its space agency said on Wednesday, the...
10:32, 2020-01-01

Plane makes emergency landing on Staten Island field A small plane carrying a Geico ad banner made an emergency landing in a Staten Island park due to rough weather, cops said. The pilot safely landed h...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Top Taiwan military official missing after helicopter crash-landing General Shen Yi-ming, the general chief of staff in Taiwan, is missing along with two other people after a helicopter crash-landed into mountains nea...
05:36, 2020-01-02

Why Did the Moon Landing Matter? A Slew of New Books Offer Answers Jill Lepore explores the many new accounts of the Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary, including Douglas Brinkley’s “American Moonshot.”...
18:08, 2019-06-14

Top Taiwan military official killed after helicopter crash-landing General Shen Yi-ming, the general chief of staff in Taiwan, has been killed along with several other people after a helicopter crash-landed into moun...
07:56, 2020-01-02

Myanmar passenger jet lands safely after landing gear fails YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A Myanmar National Airlines plane has made an emergency landing at Mandalay International Airport using only its rear wheels a...
09:04, 2019-05-12

'They nailed it': how a little dish in Australia broadcast the moon landing to the world Live TV images of Neil Armstrong’s first step came via Honeysuckle Creek, near Canberra, originally meant only as a backupAround the world more than ...
20:08, 2019-07-18

How live images of the Apollo 11 moon landing came via Australia – video When Neil Armstrong took his first step on the moon in 1969, more than 600 million people around the world tuned in to watch it live. Australia play...
20:08, 2019-07-18

The Greatest Leap, part 3: The triumph and near-tragedy of the first Moon landing Video shot by Joshua Ballinger, edited and produced by Jing Niu and David Minick. Click here for transcript. A vast, gray expanse loomed just a fe...
21:32, 2019-07-18

Bart Scott: Chargers would be perfect landing spot for Tom Brady Bart Scott has found a new landing spot for Tom Brady next season. Scott — who will begin his new 98.7 FM ESPN New York radio show with Alan Hahn on ...
09:40, 2020-01-03

Delta jet dumps fuel on school playground before emergency landing at LAX At least 17 children and nine adults were injured on Tuesday when a Delta Airlines plane flying over the Los Angeles area dumped engine fuel on an el...
23:44, 2020-01-14

Jay Gruden firing: Five possible NFL landing spots for the former Redskins head coach The demand for Gruden's services will be minimal, but there are some scenarios that could work in his favor...
16:28, 2019-10-07

Budweiser launches commemorative Apollo 11 Moon landing beer Beer lovers can toast the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing this summer in style....
18:32, 2019-04-17

NASA sent a helicopter on a nosedive to test Mars landing hardware NASA’s Mars 2020 mission could teach us some incredible new things about our planetary neighbor, and even provide us with valuable insights tha...
22:40, 2019-05-27

Plane forced to make emergency landing after passenger lights up An unruly pot-smoking passenger forced an American Airlines plane into an emergency landing Friday night when he tried to light a doobie in the cabin...
14:24, 2019-09-22

Plane Stops During Snowy Landing By Stabbing Wing Into Ground It’s finally getting cold outside around the U.S., which means more snow. While not ideal, snow isn’t necessarily unusual for a plane to land in, but...
21:12, 2019-11-11

NASA puts a price on a 2024 Moon landing—$35 billion Enlarge / NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine discusses the FY 2021 budget proposal during a State of NASA address, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at Aerojet ...
02:00, 2020-02-11

Spacewatch: Japan's Hayabusa 2 targets final asteroid landing Two target markers deployed around Ryugu ahead of lander’s planned descent next monthJapan’s Hayabusa 2 spacecraft has deployed two target markers ar...
23:24, 2019-09-19

SpaceX nailed the launch but missed a landing on Monday [Updated] Enlarge / SpaceX launched its first batch of operational Starlink satellites in November. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) 10:15am ET Update: The launch of ...
16:36, 2020-02-17

In rare misstep, SpaceX loses Falcon 9 during landing attempt In its continued efforts to create a global communications network with its Starlink satellites, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket today, delivering ...
04:36, 2020-02-18

Dez Bryant landing spots: 10 NFL contenders likely to show interest in former Cowboys All-Pro With the All-Pro healthy and ready to play football again, there are 10 teams who shouldn't wait to give him a call...
18:48, 2019-11-07

Prop plane’s highway landing caught on cops dashcam The pilot of a single-engine prop plane threw motorists for a loop Thursday when he made an emergency landing on a Washington State highway — a...
01:04, 2019-08-02

Plane makes emergency landing on Long Island beach A small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a Long Island beach Monday after experiencing engine problems, the Federal Aviation Administ...
22:56, 2019-11-04

Mysterious odor forces emergency landing of United flight A mysterious odor in the cabin of a United flight leaving Baltimore-Washington Airport caused an emergency landing at Dulles International airport on...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Dez Bryant landing spots: 10 NFL contenders likely to show interest in former Cowboys' All-Pro With the All-Pro healthy and ready to play football again, there are 10 teams who shouldn't wait to give him a call...
18:12, 2019-11-07

Airline stowaway found frozen to death in jet’s landing gear A stowaway on a Royal Air Maroc flight was found frozen to death this week — his body dangling from the jetliner when it landed in Morocco, according...
18:44, 2019-10-01

India's moon mission locates landing craft, no communication yet India has located the spacecraft it was trying to land on the moon but has not been able to establish communication with it yet, the Indian Space Res...
11:16, 2019-09-10

Plane dumps fuel on LA schools before emergency landing – video A jet with an engine problem dumped fuel to reach a safe landing weight before making an emergency return to LA international airport. The vapour fro...
14:32, 2020-01-17

Plane dumps fuel on Los Angeles schools before emergency landing Forty children and adults suffer minor irritation after incident as plane makes return to airportFuel dumped by an airliner making an emergency retur...
01:08, 2020-01-15

NASA manager casts doubt on 2024 moon landing CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A top NASA manager cast doubt Wednesday on the space agency’s ability to land astronauts on the moon by 2024. Kenneth Bowersox...
23:04, 2019-09-18

Arizona county prepares for role as landing site for capsule BISBEE, Ariz. (AP) — Cochise County officials don’t have to consider possible emergency responses or road closures when thousands of migratory birds ...
00:40, 2019-11-17

The Moon Landing Astronauts Had a Tough Time Back on Earth When Commanders Buzz Aldrin, Neil Armstrong and Michael Collins (yes there was a third guy, look it up!) left Earth, they were engineers, test pilots...
16:04, 2019-07-21

Google Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing With a Doodle To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, Google got some help from someone who was there: Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins. Collins ...
11:08, 2019-07-22

Moon landing conspiracy theories: Why some think the Apollo 11 mission was fake Despite being heralded as one of the greatest human achievements ever, just half a century later 1 in 10 Americans still claim the 1969 moon landing ...
13:48, 2019-07-22

Hulk Hogan safe after surviving 'crazy' airplane landing Hulk Hogan was forced to abruptly change planes after a “crazy” landing that left one aircraft with damage to its tires and brakes....
17:12, 2019-10-30

Thierry Henry's Montreal landing tips MLS's rep as managerial incubator Patrick Vieira and Jesse Marsch are exponents of Major League Soccer’s growing reputation as a proving ground for young managers, a path Henry hopes ...
10:08, 2019-11-15

Woman develops 'grapefruit'-sized hematoma after landing on jet ski handlebars An unnamed woman's vaginal injury was documented in a medical journal after she sought help for a massive hematoma on her vulva that developed after ...
17:16, 2019-05-14

India's moon landing suffers last-minute communications loss Prime minister Narendra Modi consoles scientists distraught as complex mission goes awryIndia’s attempt to land an unmanned craft on the moon’s uncha...
01:28, 2019-09-07

Nvidia reproduces the moon landing with real-time ray tracing Nvidia's graphics wizards have the moon landing in honor of the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong's first walk on the moon.Read More...
15:08, 2019-07-19

Apollo 11 moon landing tapes sell at Sotheby’s for $1.8 million A former NASA intern who paid $218 for a box of Apollo 11 tapes in 1976 had a huge payday when they were auctioned off for more than 8,000 times that...
19:48, 2019-07-23

Former NASA intern rakes in nearly $2 million for Moon landing tapes Earlier this month we learned that some of NASA’s incredibly prized Apollo 11 Moon landing tapes were about to be up for auction. NASA wasn&rsq...
23:08, 2019-07-23

Heathrow Airport flights stopped from landing due to RAF airspace request Incoming flights heading to Heathrow airport were paused from landing this morning due to the RAF requesting use of its airspace....
14:12, 2020-01-17

British Airways flight fills with smoke minutes from landing A British Airways flight reportedly evacuated after smoke filled the cabin minutes before it was due to land in Valencia, Spain.    &...
01:08, 2019-08-07

'Knots Landing' at 40: Remembering TV's soapy spinoff that outlasted 'Dallas' The drama was a spinoff of "Dallas" in the heyday of prime-time soaps, and introduced us to Alec Baldwin.        ...
16:24, 2019-12-26

Passengers heard loud ‘boom’ before Delta emergency landing Chaos broke out on a Delta flight to Baltimore on Monday when one of the plane’s engines failed mid-flight, causing a loud “boom” a...
03:28, 2019-07-10

Flight makes emergency landing in Tennessee; smoke reported BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say an American Airlines plane flying from North Carolina to Kentucky made an emergency landing in Tennessee be...
22:40, 2019-06-26

Air France jet en route to Mumbai makes emergency landing in Iran An Air France jet made an emergency landing in Iran on Wednesday, according to reports. The Airbus A340 briefly vanished from radar when it unexpecte...
23:40, 2019-05-08