This fascinating time-lapse video from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter puts a real spin on the moon.
Gaze at the moon this weekend to see some marvelous views of major craters.
In a show of planetary-scale laser communication, Leonardo's digitized lady gets beamed nearly 240,000 miles to a lunar satellite.
NASA has its eye on the moon as a boulder-size meteoroid crashes into the lunar surface with a force equal to 5 tons of TNT.
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter brakes into its initial orbit with a successful 40-minute rocket firing that sets the stage for commissioning and moon mapping operations.
More than 780,000 people have submitted their names to be loaded onto a microchip and incorporated in the next moon mission.
NASA managers clear shuttle Endeavour for a second launch try Wednesday, delaying launch of a high-priority lunar mapping mission to make room.
Drag yourself out of bed tomorrow morning for this, if you're in the western United States. There won't be another total lunar eclipse until 2014.
NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter was maneuvered into a 31-mile-high mapping orbit Tuesday, and scientists say it's already providing data about possible water ice deposits.
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