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Jun 03, 2019
NASA to send equipment to the Moon starting 2020 for Artemis crewed mission in 2024Three American firms have been tasked with sending instruments & equipment to the Moon for the Artemis program.
May 27, 2019
NASA awards private space tech firm Maxar contract to build lunar Gateway platformThe USA wants to put humans on Mars and revisiting the Moon will be the next big step in that direction.
May 17, 2019
Q&A: How does NASA expect to pull off landing first woman, next man on the Moon in 5 years?Redditers raised many cool questions about the Artemis mission, which was moved up four years sooner than originally planned for in 2028.
Apr 05, 2019
Israel's Beresheet spacecraft begins orbiting moon in country's maiden lunar voyageThe Beresheet spacecraft is on a 7-week mission due to make its touch down on the Moon on 11 April.
Mar 06, 2019
Israel's first spacecraft to the Moon beams back selfie with Earth in the distanceBeresheet is due to touch down on 11 April & make Israel the fourth country to land on the moon.
Feb 18, 2019
Israel's 'Genesis' spacecraft to take off for its first private lunar mission this weekThe landing craft dubbed “Beresheet,” will take off from Florida, propelled by a SpaceX Falcon rocket.
Feb 07, 2019
NASA's lunar orbiter spots China's Chang'e-4 lander on the Moon's far sideThe LRO captured the lander on the moon's surface, but the Yutu-2 rover dodged detection.
Jan 11, 2019
ISRO announcement highlights: Chandrayaan-2 to launch mid-April, reusable launch vehicle to be testedISRO plans to invest time & money in developing tech for the Gaganyaan 2020 mission this year.
Jan 03, 2019
China's Chang'e-4 probe relays first images after historic touchdown on moon's far sideChang'e-4's lander and rover make a successful touch down at 10.26 am PT earlier today.
Dec 13, 2018
Why is China's Chang'e-4 lunar mission to the far side of the Moon a big deal?The Chang'e-4 mission is also part of China's ambitions to further its space and geopolitical goals.