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MOON NEWS

Sharad Purnima 2020: Puja Vidhi, Muhurat, Timings, and Mantra

October 29, 2020 4:40 pm

Sharad Purnima 2020 Puja Vidhi, Muhurat, Timings: The legend goes that Lord Krishna performed Maha-Raas or the dance of divine love on this auspicious day

On the moon, water water everywhere and not a drop to drink (yet)

October 27, 2020 9:09 am

A team led by Casey Honniball of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland detected molecular water on the lunar surface, trapped within natural glasses or between debris grains.

NASA set to reveal an ‘exciting discovery’ about Moon today

October 26, 2020 1:25 pm

As per the blog, the teleconference pertaining to the revelation about the discovery will be at 12 PM EDT (9.30 PM IST) on October 26.

Nokia picked by NASA to build first cellular network on the Moon

October 20, 2020 11:06 am

Nokia Oyj has been chosen by NASA to build the first ever cellular network on the moon.

A new mini-Moon to join Earth’s orbit; could be space junk from 1960s

September 25, 2020 1:28 pm

As per the information published on CNN website, Dr Paul Chodas of CNEOS, believes that this space object is not any ordinary heavenly body and it may be a lost rocket, launched somewhere in the 1960s.

NASA plans to carry first woman, next man to the Moon in 2024

September 22, 2020 3:58 pm

NASA is preparing to launch its Moon Mission for the year 2024. Here are the details.

NASA wants to buy moon resources from private companies

September 11, 2020 6:37 pm

NASA seeks companies to develop robots that can do the mining on the moon as the contract does not specify whether this will involve getting on the moon.

Chandrayaan-3 set to launch in early next year

September 10, 2020 11:28 am

The announcement was made by Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Sunday where he revealed that the mission to Moon will not include an orbiter like the Chandrayaan-2. But, it will include a rover and a lander.

Study finds lava tubes on Moon and Mars could act as shield from cosmic and solar radiation

August 18, 2020 3:43 pm

Because of the size of the lava tubes, they can be used as potential settlements due to the “protected and stable environments of lava tubes" and can accommodate a large number of astronauts

NASA to offer students $10,000 to help astronauts harvest water on Moon, Mars

August 18, 2020 11:35 am

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has invited applications from university-level engineering students to participate in developing a method to harvest water on the Moon and Mars.

MOON PHOTOS

A glimpse of the supermoon worldwide

August 12, 2014 9:24 am

The phenomenon, which scientists call a 'perigee moon', occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons.

MOON VIDEOS

Earthrise: 50 years ago, we saw the earth rise from space for the first time

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

On Christmas Eve, 1968, astronauts orbiting the moon saw Earth rising for the first time.