Although he was not alive to see it happen, getting an American to the moon was John F. Kennedy's ultimate dream.
Chinese state media has reported that the country’s space program will launch a mission to land on the far side of the moon in 2018, two years earlier than originally scheduled.
On Christmas Eve 1968, Apollo 8’s astronauts captivated the world with a live broadcast from lunar orbit.
The unmanned Chinese spacecraft Chang’e 3 and lunar rover Yutu (“Jade Rabbit”) made a historic landing on the moon this weekend.
Explore some of the theories earthlings have entertained about the moon throughout history.
Three new studies lend support to the theory that Earth’s satellite emerged from a fiery planetary smashup.
As new research casts doubt on a leading theory about how the moon came into being, explore various lunar formation models.