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NASA contracts private companies — SpaceX, Blue Origin, Dynetics — to develop Artemis' lunar lander
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NASA contracts private companies — SpaceX, Blue Origin, Dynetics — to develop Artemis' lunar lander

The three companies will develop, build and fly the landers and the contract for the initial 10-month period is $967 million.

A successful failure: Ten formidable images that document the journey of the Apollo 13 moon mission
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A successful failure: Ten formidable images that document the journey of the Apollo 13 moon mission

17 April marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission that returned safely in spite of a catastrophic explosion in space.

JAXA to build moon rover, space vehicle for use in NASA's Artemis moon mission
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JAXA to build moon rover, space vehicle for use in NASA's Artemis moon mission

NASA wants to return to the moon with the Artemis mission and they are building a smaller version of the ISS to orbit the moon.

Sue Finely, NASA's human computer, has no plans to stop working at the age of 82
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Sue Finely, NASA's human computer, has no plans to stop working at the age of 82

She is a math whizz and one of NASA's longest-serving women employees who has worked on many missions.

NASA Artemis, named after Apollo’s twin sister, may put the first woman on the Moon
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NASA Artemis, named after Apollo’s twin sister, may put the first woman on the Moon

Artemis is still in very early stages of planning, and yet to receive Congress's approval for funding.

Shrinking Moon: Sporadic quakes from tectonic activity has left wrinkles on the Moon
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Shrinking Moon: Sporadic quakes from tectonic activity has left wrinkles on the Moon

The delicately-shrivelled exterior seen by NASA’s Orbiter suggests gradually cooling of the interior.

Mystery of 'lunar swirls' finds answers in the moon's volcanic, magnetic past
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Mystery of 'lunar swirls' finds answers in the moon's volcanic, magnetic past

The findings resolve a long-standing puzzle as to the phenomena linking magnetism and lunar swirls.