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A photographer recorded Saturn ‘touching’ the moon with his smartphone, and the pictures are stunning
Grant Petersen of South Africa spent months preparing to photograph the conjunction of the moon and Saturn using a Galaxy S8 phone and a telescope.
Israeli scientists’ attempt at the first private moon landing failed because of a glitch that caused a high-speed crash into the lunar surface
SpaceIL reported that a technical glitch in one of Beresheet's components caused the spacecraft's main engine to malfunction.
Beresheet, a privately funded $100 million effort to land a dishwasher-size probe on the moon, failed in its landing attempt on Thursday.
Israeli scientists tried to pull off the first private moon landing, but the robotic probe failed and crashed into the lunar surface
SpaceIL, an Israeli nonprofit, launched its Beresheet robot on a SpaceX rocket in February. However, the probe failed to soft-land on the lunar surface.
SpaceX rocketed a small Israeli robot called Beresheet toward the moon on February 21. Ahead of a lunar-landing attempt, it took a selfie photo.
Earth’s air supply may reach nearly 400,000 miles into space — so far that the moon constantly flies through it
Our planet's gases reach so far into space that they envelope the moon. The discovery could help astronomers refine deep-space observation data.
SpaceX just launched an Israeli mission toward the moon. If successful, it would be the world’s first private lunar landing.
SpaceIL, an Israeli nonprofit, has launched a 1,300-lb lunar lander called Beresheet on a SpaceX rocket. Its journey to the moon will take two months.
SpaceX just rocketed the first private mission to the moon — an Israeli lunar lander. Here’s how to watch the launch.
SpaceIL, an Israeli nonprofit, bought space for its 1,300-pound Beresheet moon lander on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Its launch is scheduled for Thursday.
Tonight’s ‘super snow moon’ will be the biggest and one of the brightest full moons of 2019. Here’s why.
February's full moon, also called a "snow moon," will be the biggest of 2019. That's because it's a perigean moon, or "supermoon," close to Earth.
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter photographed China's Chang'e 4 lander and rover on the moon's far side (not "dark side").