This undated photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey Astrogeology Science Center shows Apollo 15 astronauts Jim Irwin, left, and Dave Scott driving a prototype of a lunar rover in a volcanic cinder field east of Flagstaff, Ariz. The rover, named Grover, now is on display at the science center. (U.S. Geological Survey Astrogeology Science Center via AP)
July 08, 2019 - 10:28 am
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Before Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin knew they'd be the first to walk on the moon, they took crash courses in geology in northern Arizona. They hiked the Grand Canyon and visited a nearby impact crater to learn about layers of rocks and taking samples. Astronauts on later...
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Robert Mangino
Robert Mangino
June 08, 2019 - 7:42 pm
Mangino is joined by Ralph Crew from the Carnegie Science Center tp discuss recent comments made about the location of the moon, and the planet Jupiter!
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photo by Dylan Vitone/ CMU
Melinda Roeder
June 06, 2019 - 12:41 pm
Carnegie Mellon University is headed to the moon! Two creations – a robotic rover – and a miniature museum will be on board a lander to be launched in 2021.
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(AP Photo/Eric Schultz)
March 27, 2019 - 1:02 pm
Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday called for landing astronauts on the moon within five years, an accelerated pace that would aim to put Americans on the lunar south pole.
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The totally eclipsed moon glows with a reddish color against the background stars
Johnny Horne via AP
January 21, 2019 - 5:19 am
The only total lunar eclipse this year and next came with a supermoon bonus.
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(AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)
January 18, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Here comes a total lunar eclipse and supermoon, all wrapped into one.
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(NASA via AP, File)
January 17, 2019 - 3:51 pm
Giant rocks from space are falling from the sky more than they used to, but don't worry.
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(Jin Liwang/Xinhua News via AP)
January 03, 2019 - 5:16 am
BEIJING (AP) — China's burgeoning space program achieved a first on Thursday: a landing on the so-called dark side of the moon.
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Joe DeStio
November 30, 2018 - 12:43 pm
Astrobotic, based in the Strip District, has been selected to develop its lunar lander to deliver payloads to the Moon’s surface
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Astrobotic's Peregrine Lunar Lander
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Jennifer Bloodworth
October 11, 2018 - 12:05 pm
A local robotics technology company has won a NASA research contract.
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