The Moon

All You Need To Know On NASA's Mars Test

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Tech

At 12.05 GMT NASA will launch the Orion spacecraft into space for the first time, marking the beginning of NASA's roadmap to Mars as well as the space...

British Team Wants To Land On The Moon

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Tech

The 12 men who landed on the Moon between 1969 and 1972 are essentially immortal. Now you can go one better - in a sense - by backing a British pri...

UFO That 'NASA Missed' Found In Apollo 12 Photo

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Tech

The European Space Agency's comet lander might have died after just three days - but as we know, data recovered from space can yield insights long aft...

This Diagram Effortlessly Shows How Tiny Earth is

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Tech

Earth is pretty big, for humans at least. On a cosmological scale however it's a speck of dust compared to the planets and stars that surround us. ...

China Makes Another Giant Leap In The New Space Race

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Tech

China has launched its first mission to orbit the Moon and return to Earth. The unmanned experimental craft took off from the Xichang space port in...

There Is Water On The Moon. And It Came From The Sun.

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Moon is a dead and dusty ball of rock. But it's also got a surprising amount of water, whether that's in the form of ice beneath its poles or in t...

Earth Has A New Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Tech

There is only one Moon. But Earth technically has many more moon-like-things than just the one we walked on in 1969 And now there's one more: an...

NASA Says There Is A Giant Square 'Structure' Under The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK Tech

Usually when someone on the internet writes about 'geometric forms' found on the Moon, it's a crazy UFO hunter who doesn't understand pixelation of co...

No, Mars Will Not Appear 'As Large As The Moon' Tonight

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2014 | UK Tech

This comes around at least once a year, so let's just get right to it. Mars will not appear "as large as the Moon" in the sky on August 27. Why ...

What's That On The Moon?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK Tech

Earlier this week the Daily Mail discovered a human face on a comet. Now they've found a man on the Moon. (You know, other than the ones we put the...

China Announces Surprise New Mission To The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Tech

Perhaps inspired by last night's box-office Supermoon -- or maybe by its own long-term ambitions in space -- China has announced a 'surprise' mission ...

This Is What A 'Supermoon' Looks Like From Space

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Tech

We already know that the Supermoon was spectacular this weekend. What we didn't know was just how spectacular it looked from space. Now we do. T...

Travel To The Moon And Mars With Google Maps

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Tech

Google has made two rather large new additions to Google Maps: The Moon and Mars. This marks the first time Google has let users explore beyond our ow...

US Planned Weapons System On The Moon To Attack Earth

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Tech

The United States planned to build a weapons system on the Moon to attack the Earth. The plan, known as Project Horizon, was part of a 100-page doc...

Buzz Aldrin Opens Up About The UFO He Saw On The Way To The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Tech

Living-legend astronaut Buzz Aldrin has opened up about the UFO he saw on the way to the Moon with the crew of Apollo 11. In his first ever Reddit ...

Traces Of Alien Planet Found On Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Tech

Scientists have found what they believe is conclusive evidence that the Moon is in fact 50 per cent alien material, proving that its creation was the ...

UFO Filmed 'Flying Out Of The Moon'

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK Tech

What a week! We've seen a cereal bowl on Mars, freaked out about a deadly asteroid that didn't exist and witnessed the dramatic invasion of Earth by a...

China's 'Jade Rabbit' Rover Is Still Alive. Just.

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK Tech

China's Moon exploring robot is still alive, state media has announced. But only just. The 'Jade Rabbit' rover, (and the Chang'e 3 probe that de...

This Japanese Drinks Company Wants To Advertise On The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Tech

Things are hotting up in the race to return to the Moon. Earlier this week we learned that Russia is seriously working on a plan to annex our natur...

No, Seriously, Russia Is Going To Invade The Moon

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Tech

It might not surprise you to learn that Russia has some pretty ambitious territorial ambitions over the next twenty years. But on the Moon? Vlad...

What If The Moon Was A Disco Ball?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK Tech

Have you ever wondered what it would be like if the Moon was a giant disco ball and orbited the Earth at the same distance as the International Space ...

How Old Is The Moon? Good Question...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

How old is the Moon? This is not a simple question. Here's why... Once thought to have been created 4.56 billion years ago when a mysterious pla...

This Is The Most Detailed Photo Of The Moon Ever Taken

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa has released one of the highest-ever resolution pictures of the Moon. The incredible 2m-per-pixel image covers an area which is almost 25% as ...

WATCH: Massive Moon Meteor Strike Visible From Earth

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Tech

A massive meteor which struck the Moon at more than 37,500 miles-per-hour was caught on video. The asteroid hit the Moon back in September, created...

Nasa Probe Shares Its View Of The Moon

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Tech

Nasa's LADEE probe has beamed some pretty astounding images of it's view of the Moon. ...