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International Observe The Moon Night

OMG! This is tomorrow! International Observe the Moon Night comes for the very first time September 18, 2010! It's being organized by a coalition of space science and astronomy organizations including Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Education and Public Outreach, the NASA Lunar Science ... [Read More]


Humans have not sent a spacecraft to the surface of our moon since 1976 when the Soviet's Luna 24 mission retrieved 170 grams of soil from Mare Crisium. In 1972 Eugene Cernan, a Naval Aviator turned NASA Astronaut, left the last human footprint on the moon. The Google LUNAR XPRIZE seeks ... [Read More]