The Moonlight Classic is a unique event that sees hundreds of cross-country skiing enthusiasts gather in Alpe di Siusi. They are lured both by the idea of skiing under the moonlight and by the prestige that the contest has acquired over the years.
The penumbral eclipse gave the moon an unusual colour.
The Indian space agency lost communication with its Chandrayaan-2 lunar mission on Friday, the chairman of the Indian Space Research Organisation said.
Matera, the European Capital of Culture 2019, celebrates one of its most famous sons; Rocco Petrone, who went on to become a mechanical engineer in the US and made a fundamental contribution to Nasa's Apollo 11 mission
US President Richard Nixon had a speech ready to go in the event that Apollo 11 ended in disaster.
As the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Apollo 11 mission nears, the question that has excited conspiracy theorists for half a century is still there: did humans actually set foot on the moon?
As commemoration mark 50 years since man first stepped on the moon, Europe's space chief has been talking about his plans for Earth's natural satellite.
Stargazers in Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia were treated to a partial lunar eclipse in the night between Tuesday and Wednesday, just as the world was commemorating the launch of the Apollo 11 mission in 1969.
Thousands of people gathered in the Chilean Andes to watch the solar eclipse
Young and old stargazers from across the world have flocked to Chile's Andes ahead of the coming solar eclipse on Tuesday (July 2).
Retiree Gary George interned at NASA as a college student in 1976. During his time there he purchased more than `1,100 videotapes for around $218. At the time, NASA was attempting to reduce costs by recording over or selling old videotapes.
Large mass discovered beneath moon's crater, believed to be metal from asteroid
On July 20, Luca Parmitano is scheduled to leave Earth on his second mission, becoming the first Italian to take up the role of International Space Station Commander.
Los Angeles had a special flypast to mark the coinciding of the final supermoon of the year and the spring equinox.
The final supermoon of the year will light up the sky on March 20-21. It will occur only a few hours after the spring equinox.
The proposed vehicle represents a big improvement over NASA's Apollo-era moon buggies.
The privately funded venture will include a copy of the Bible and Israel's national anthem.
Dancing dragons and lions helped ring in a colourful and fun-filled Lunar New Year in Buenos Aires on Saturday.
Asteroids are crashing into Earth more often than before but don't worry, there's no immediate danger — the next one is set to cross our paths in more than 800 years.
The Chang'e-4 probe landed on January 3. It was the first to ever land on the dark side of the moon.
A total lunar eclipse will be visible in western Europe on January 21.
China becomes first nation to land rover on dark side of the moon
NASA has selected nine American companies to develop technologies for lunar deliveries launched from Earth.
The rare meteorite, which was discovered in northwest Africa, has been dubbed the largest chunk of moon rock ever put up for auction.
Astronomers believe they may have found the first compelling evidence for a moon outside of our Solar System - orbiting a gigantic planet 8,000 light years from Earth.
NASA, America's Space Agency, started operating exactly 60 years ago today - 1st October, 1958.
And little over a decade after its founding, it put men on the moon for the first time.