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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.
Jan 22, 2016 12:13 PM ET
China's quiet, barely publicized landing of a rover on the moon in 2013 has reaped lots of new data about our shiny nighttime friend. DNews digs into the geological details.
Dec 8, 2015 01:22 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
Look at that fresh debris on the moon! It's the result of a smack-down from a rocket that left Earth 44 years ago, carrying the Apollo 16 astronauts to the lunar surface.
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.
Oct 27, 2015 10:58 AM ET
The first astronauts on the Moon were global celebrities of their day, their missions lionized. How will the public feel about a Red Planet we can't really even see in our night sky?
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.
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