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.
Maezawa is scheduled to travel to the Moon in 2023 on board SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket.
SpaceX revealed the identity of the first private passenger who has signed up to go to the moon.
The company will reveal who is flying and why on Monday.
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Skywatchers ready for 'blood moon'
The longest total lunar eclipse of the century will take place on July 27 and Europe is in prime position to admire the spectacle.