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Beresheet, a privately funded $100 million effort to land a dishwasher-size probe on the moon, failed in its landing attempt on Thursday.
Mysterious space objects like ‘Oumuamua will visit our solar system again. Scientists may intercept the next one with a robotic probe.
Astronomers say more interstellar objects like 'Oumuamua will visit our solar system. They hope to chase down the next one with rockets and robots.
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.
The China National Space Administration has released a high-resolution wraparound image of the moon's far side taken by the Chang'e 4 spacecraft.
China’s rover and lander on the moon’s far side are taking a ‘nap’ to survive brutal surface temperatures
China just landed its Chang'e 4 rover and lander on the far side of the moon, but they are taking a nap to wait out brutal conditions.
‘This is more than just a landing’: Why China’s mission on the far side of the moon should be a wake-up call for the world
China landing a car-sized lunar spacecraft, called Chang'e 4, on the far side of the moon is a triumph. It's also a technological shot across the bow.
A scientist at NASA has figured out exactly where China landed its historic lunar mission on the moon’s far side
China successfully landed its Chang'e 4 rover and lander on the moon's far side near its South Pole. This graphic highlights the precise location.
China just landed a spacecraft on the moon’s far side for the first time in history. Here’s why the mission may be revolutionary.
China launched a robotic spacecraft to the moon's far side (not the dark side) in December. Now it's poised to explore a crucial region we never see.
NASA is about to reveal the most distant object ever visited by humanity. Here’s how to see New Horizons’ close-up pictures for the first ...
NASA TV will host live YouTube video showing the New Horizons probe's first photos of a distant Kuiper Belt Object called 2014 MU69, or Ultima Thule.
NASA just pulled off humanity’s farthest-ever visit to a space object — the New Horizons probe successfully flew by Ultima Thule
Ultima Thule, which is 4 billion miles from Earth — and 1 billion miles beyond Pluto — is now the most distant object humanity has ever visited.