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A ‘planet parade’ is coming Thursday morning, when Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, and Pluto will line up — here’s how to see it

Jupiter, Mars, Saturn, and Pluto will all line up in the pre-dawn sky on March 8, with the moon lining up between Jupiter and Mars in the early morning.
The worm moon doesn't really have anything to do with worms, it just happens in March, when the worms are coming out.

A ‘Worm Moon’ is coming tonight — here’s what that actually means

On Thursday and March 20, we'll see what's known as a Worm Moon. Here's when to see it and what the term means.

The moon’s formation may have been far more violent than we thought

The moon may have formed in the aftermath of a massive Earth-vaporizing collision that could have created something called a synestia, according to a new study.
President Donald Trump and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross

Trump’s commerce secretary wants to turn the moon into a ‘gas station for outer space’

Wilbur Ross said that the key to expanding commercial space exploration was to turn the moon "into a kind of gas station for outer space."
The phases of a total lunar eclipse.

Watch live: Astronomers are broadcasting video of the ‘super blue blood moon’ total lunar eclipse

A total lunar eclipse, or blood moon, is happening early Wednesday morning, and anyone can watch the event live via a special webcast on YouTube.

How and when to watch Wednesday’s ‘super blue blood moon’

The full moon on January 31 will be the second in a month. It'll be at the closest point to Earth in the moon's orbit. And there will be a total lunar eclipse.
It's nearly impossible to compare the apparent size of the supermoon with a micromoon from memory, but when seen side-by-side as in this graphic, it becomes clear.

A “super blue blood moon” is coming January 31 — here’s what that means

This will be the first time in more than 150 years we get a supermoon, lunar eclipse, and a blue moon all at the same time.

Elon Musk pitched Trump on SpaceX’s mission to colonize other planets

The SpaceX CEO was one of several tech titans who courted Trump in the early days of his administration, according to a new book by author Michael Wolff

The first supermoon of 2018 will appear on New Year’s Day — and it’s more special than usual

This supermoon is one of three occurring in a row. The first appeared on December 3, and we'll see the third on January 31.
Apollo 11 Mission image. Lunar surface with Astronaut boot in view taken on July 20, 1969.

Trump wants to send astronauts back to the moon, but his proposed budget cuts NASA funding close to an all-time low

President Trump is asking NASA to put a 'footprint' in outer space in a way the agency hasn't in 45 years.