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Feb 6, 2016 03:00 AM ET // AFP
US astronaut Edgar Mitchell, one of just 12 people to have walked on the moon, has died.
Feb 5, 2016 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Explore some of the more unusual pictures of Apollo 14, 45 years after it landed on the moon.
Jan 28, 2016 12:00 PM ET // AFP
The US space agency marked the 30th anniversary Thursday of the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger with a pledge to remember lost astronauts as it presses on toward Mars.
Nov 9, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell
It's tough to protect the moon from us, as a group of scientists recently found when looking at rocks collected by Apollo astronauts.
Sep 27, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Caves and meteorite strikes and more! We've learned a lot since Apollo astronauts walked on the surface over 40 years ago.
Aug 24, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Volcanic 'fire fountains' erupting from the lunar surface, similar to what occurs in Iceland today, most likely were fueled by carbon monoxide gas, a new study shows.
Jun 14, 2015 09:35 AM ET // Robert Z. Pearlman, collectSPACE.com Editor
Two new books from the University of New Mexico Press feature photos from the Apollo moon landing and the one- and two-man Mercury and Gemini flights.
Apr 17, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
If every failure offers a learning opportunity, what can Apollo 13 teach us?
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