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Trump wants to send man back to moon, on to Mars

Trump signed a policy directive Monday instructing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to "refocus America's space program on human exploration and discovery."

There may be a lot of water hiding under the moon’s dusty surface, researchers...

For decades, scientists have thought the moon was a dry, dusty place, but it may be time to re-write the astronomy books.

Gene Cernan, last man on the moon, dies at 82

Former astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the moon, has died at age 82.

Reddish moon caused by Canadian wildfires

The reddish tint of the moon Wednesday evening has to do with large wildfires burning in Canada.

Neil Armstrong, first man on moon, dies

Neil Armstrong, the astronaut who became first to walk on the moon as commander of Apollo 11, has died. He was 82 years old. Armstrong had heart surgery several weeks ago, and a statement from his family said he died following complications resulting from cardiovascular procedures.

The ‘Big Splat’ theory: Scientists say Earth once had 2 moons, until they collided

Astronomers theorize that the moons were formed about 4.5 billion years ago, when a giant planet smashed into Earth.

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