SPACE.COM at 20: A Letter (and Thank You!) from the Editor  SPACE.COM · 19 minutes
Twenty years ago today, on July 20, 1999, went live for the very first time. more
50 Years Later, Apollo 11 Moon Landing Reminds America What It's Capable Of  SPACE.COM · 55 minutes
The hopping steps of Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin left lasting marks on the lunar surface in July 1969... more
In Photos: NASA Celebrations Honor the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11  SPACE.COM · 55 minutes
NASA is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon mission with some out-of-this-world events. more
NASA Draws From Apollo Emblem For New Artemis Moon Program Logo  SPACE.COM · 11 hours
Fifty years after Project Apollo landed the first astronauts on the moon, NASA is drawing inspiration — and a new insignia — from its historic lunar... more
China's Tiangong-2 Space Lab Falls to Earth Over South Pacific  SPACE.COM · 15 hours
China carried out the controlled deorbiting of its Tiangong-2 space lab into the South Pacific, the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) announced Friday. more
We're Still Learning from the Apollo Moon Landings, But What If We Went Back?  SPACE.COM · 15 hours
Apollo's moon rocks changed science — but there's more to learn if we go back. more
The Eagle Has Landed in NYC: A New Yorker's Guide to Apollo 11  SPACE.COM · 16 hours
This weekend, New York will be flooded with space fans as institutions ranging from Carnegie Hall to the Intrepid host incredible special... more
Destination: Moon — What to Watch for the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary  SPACE.COM · 16 hours
From animated kids movies to detailed documentaries and tear-jerking feature films, these Apollo movies are the perfect addition to any Apollo anniversary celebration. more
What Is Dark Matter?  SPACE.COM · 18 hours
Roughly 80% of the mass of the universe is made up of dark matter, a material that scientists cannot directly observe. So why do scientists think it dominates? more
Astronauts Will Fix Ailing Dark Matter Experiment on Space Station  SPACE.COM · 18 hours
The secrets of the universe are so important that NASA plans spacewalk work to fix a dark matter experiment on the space station, said U.S. astronaut Jessica Meir. more
USPS '1969: First Moon Landing' Stamps Pinpoint Tranquility Base  SPACE.COM · 21 hours
You can now use your U.S. mail to pinpoint where humans first landed on the moon. more
Apollo 11 Flight Log, July 19, 1969: Live TV from near the Moon  SPACE.COM · 1 day
On July 19, 1969, the third day of NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing mission, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins... more
On This Day in Space! July 19, 1985: Christa McAuliffe Named 1st 'Teacher in Space'  SPACE.COM · 1 day
On July 19, 1985, a high school teacher named Christa McAuliffe was selected to become the first American... more
A Space Fan's Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2019  SPACE.COM · 1 day
We've scanned the schedule and pulled out the essential panels and screenings that space lovers should make their top priority for San Diego Comic-Con 2019. more
A Walk on Future-Moon — July 20, 2044 (Op-Ed)  SPACE.COM · 1 day
Seventy-five years after Apollo 11, the moon is buzzing with industry and commerce — but surprisingly few people. You are privileged to walk the stark landscape and witness burgeoning lunar... more
Moon-Landing Hoax Still Lives On, 50 Years After Apollo 11. But Why?  SPACE.COM · 1 day
Five decades after the first moon landing, there are still people who think the whole thing never happened. more
Here's How Scientists Tracked That Arctic Fox's Epic Journey  SPACE.COM · 1 day
It's a trek of epic proportions: 2,700 miles (4,350 kilometers) across sea ice in the Arctic in just 76 days, likely fueled by hunger. more
No, an Asteroid Won't Hit Earth on Sept. 9 and Here's Why  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Astronomers can't spot this asteroid within the estimated collision course, so fingers crossed! more
Protests Continue Against Giant Telescope's Construction on Hawaii's Sacred Mauna Kea  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Protesters have been gathered at the base of Mauna Kea in Hawaii since July 15, when construction gear was scheduled to begin arriving for the $1.4... more
Lego Exhibits Life-Size Moonwalker Model at Apollo 50 Festival  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Buzz Aldrin's spacesuit has gone to pieces. Lego pieces, that is. In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing, a team of Lego Master Builders spent nearly... more
50 Years After Apollo, Can NASA Return to the Moon by 2024?  SPACE.COM · 2 days
As the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's lunar landing approaches, it's inevitable that the Artemis program comes to mind. more
China Eyes Robotic Outpost at the Moon's South Pole in Late 2020s  SPACE.COM · 2 days
The moon's south pole could be getting pretty busy a decade from now. more
These Unsung Heroes of the Apollo 11 Mission Made the First Steps on the Moon Possible  SPACE.COM · 2 days
At an International Astronomical Union meeting in 1955, noted astronomer Gerard Kuiper asked for suggestions and collaborators on... more
India to Launch Chandrayaan-2 Moon Lander Mission July 22  SPACE.COM · 2 days
India is now targeting a July 22 launch of its first moon lander and rover after a weeklong delay due to a technical glitch. more
For All Humankind: The National Space Society and ISDC 2019  SPACE.COM · 2 days
The National Space Society (NSS) recently celebrated the 50th anniversary of the first landing of humans on the Moon with its 38th annual International Space Development Conference (ISDC)... more
New Dark Energy Data Emerges from Misshapen, Distorted, Ancient Voids  SPACE.COM · 2 days
There are voids in the universe, and we can't see them properly. But the good news is that astronomers just got much better at not seeing them properly. more
Apollo 11 Astronaut and Space Station Crew Reflect on Epic Moonshot  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins recalled the epic journey that brought him to the moon 50 years ago, as International Space Station astronauts paid tribute to... more
Apollo 11 Flight Log, July 18, 1969: Entering the Moon's Gravity  SPACE.COM · 2 days
On the second day of their historic mission to land on the moon for the first time, the Apollo 11 crew of Neil Armstrong (commander), Mike... more
Did We Mishear Neil Armstrong's Famous First Words on the Moon?  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Armstrong always insisted that he said, 'That’s one small step for a man.' Yet everyone omits the 'a' when they repeat the quote. A linguist tries... more
Apollo 11 Is Turning 50. Why All the Moon-Landing Anniversary Hype?  SPACE.COM · 2 days
In case you haven't heard, the Apollo 11 mission that landed humans on the moon happened exactly 50 years ago — but why does that temporal... more
How NASA Tracked Apollo 11 to the Moon and Back with 1960s Tech  SPACE.COM · 2 days
NASA relied on the U.S. State Department to implement an extensive global network of antennas to support the 1969 moon landing. more
On This Day in Space! July 18, 1980: India Launches 1st Indigenous Satellite  SPACE.COM · 2 days
On July 18, 1980, India launched its first satellite into orbit. See how it happened in our "On This Day in Space"... more
Never-Before-Seen NASA Video Shows Scientists Test Apollo 11 Moon Rocks for Life in 1969  SPACE.COM · 2 days
Apollo 11 carried the first geologic samples from the moon back to Earth — and NASA has finally released footage... more
Partial Lunar Eclipse Puts on a Moon Show 50 Years After Apollo 11 Launch  SPACE.COM · 3 days
The moon was at the tail end of a partial lunar eclipse when it rose above the Andean horizon on... more
SpaceX Test-Fires 'Starhopper' Starship Prototype, Creates Big Fireball  SPACE.COM · 3 days
The Tuesday (July 16) test, which lasted approximately 5 seconds, seemed to be successful despite bright orange flames engulfing the vehicle after its single Raptor engine fired. more
SpaceX Test-Fire of 'Starhopper' Starship Prototype Creates Big Fireball  SPACE.COM · 3 days
The Tuesday (July 16) test, which lasted approximately 5 seconds, seemed to be successful despite bright orange flames engulfing the vehicle after its single Raptor engine fired. more
Here's What We Thought We Knew About the Moon Before Apollo 11  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Scientists had some major misconceptions about the moon before the Apollo missions. more
Michael Collins' Views on Apollo 11, From 60 Miles Up and 50 Years On  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Fifty years later, Michael Collins only has vague recollections of where he was when he first saw humans land on... more
Here's What Neil Armstrong Saw As He Landed Apollo 11's Eagle on the Moon  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Now you can see what Neil Armstrong saw as he landed the Apollo 11 lunar module, known as the Eagle,... more
'8 Days: To the Moon and Back' Shows Apollo 11 Milestones  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Ready to relive the first landing mission on the moon, five decades ago? PBS and BBC Studios will bring viewers through Apollo 11's major milestones in... more
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