NASA's LADEE spacecraft has sent back its first close up looks at the lunar surface Continue reading →
Despite long distances and high velocities, NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter successfully captured an image of LADEE as they both soared over the moon. Continue reading →
A NASA spacecraft that last month began measuring gases and dust coming off the surface of the moon got a science bonus this weekend with the arrival of China’s Chang’e 3 lander and Yutu rover.
NASA's LADEE probe made history when it communicated with Earth via laser... now it's aiming at a Spanish island. Continue reading →
When it came time for NASA’s LADEE spacecraft to put itself in orbit around the moon, the politics that put the U.S. government into a partial shutdown took a back seat to the physics of spaceflight. Continue reading →
A Minotaur 5 rocket, making its debut flight, lifted off from NASA’s Wallops Island spaceport late Friday to send the LADEE spacecraft on its way to the moon. Continue reading →