Apollo landers, Neil Armstrong's bootprint and other human artifacts on Moon officially protected by new US law
Who cares what happens to bootprints on the Moon? All humans should. And thankfully the US Congress and president agree.
Jan. 12, 2021 • ~9 min
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A capsule carrying samples of lunar rock and dust is due to land in Inner Mongolia.
Dec. 16, 2020 • ~4 min
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Starship's groundbreaking design will help it land safely on Mars one day.
Dec. 14, 2020 • ~6 min
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A new model could reveal the origins of a hypothesized cryovolcanic eruption on Jupiter's moon Europa and other icy bodies in the solar system.
Dec. 11, 2020 • ~8 min
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Companies and space agencies alike will have to compete for very few useful sites on the Moon.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~7 min
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