Moon

Space

Micro-Animal Spill on the Moon Proves We Need Rules for Spreading Life Beyond Earth

Tardigrade mishap on the Moon sparks questions on if we should restrict unusual spacecraft payloads.
Mika McKinnon
a day ago
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India Launches Its First Unmanned Spacecraft to the Far Side of the Moon

Stargazers in Australia are thought to have spotted the rocket as it blasted into the stratosphere.
Gavin Butler
7.23.19
Space

The Moon Might Be Quaking from Stress, Scientists Find

New research analyzes how the moon's surface moves, from a cooled interior to gravitational pulls.
Samantha Cole
5.14.19
Space

Jeff Bezos Is a Post-Earth Capitalist

Bezos admits that the limitless growth that made him the world's richest man is incompatible with a habitable Earth.
Caroline Haskins
5.13.19
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Neil Armstrong's Bag of Moon Dust Is Going Up for Auction

After being stolen, lost and snapped up by a private citizen, the historic space artefact is now expected to sell for at least $2 million.
Drew Schwartz
5.24.17
Art

How Photographers Captured the Biggest Full Moon in 70 Years

We won't see anything like it again until 2034.
Beckett Mufson
11.14.16
tech

Remember That Time the US Thought About Nuking the Moon?

In 1958, at the height of the Cold War, the Air Force thought that exploding a nuclear device on the moon would inspire America and show the Russians who was boss.
Harry Cheadle
9.14.16
comedy

Divine Lunar Energy Meets Stand-Up Comedy in New York City

Meet the life coach and reiki healer who are throwing a comedy show.
Leah Prinzivalli
6.20.16
Art

Meet the Artist Shooting #NoFilter Photos by Moonlight

Tom Blachford shoots Palm Springs’ swank, midcentury mansions using only lunar illumination.
Kara Weisenstein
6.20.16
Design

LEDs and Carved Aluminum Create a Swirling, Reflective Moon

Craig Dorety created this topographically accurate lunar relief from start to finish.
Mike Steyels
6.7.16
Gaming

An Interview with ‘Warcraft’ Director Duncan Jones

Jones has brought World of Warcraft to the big screen in mega-budget fashion. We discuss the nature of game adaptations and the problems with having so much lore.
Danny Wadeson
5.30.16
Art

Light Art Makes the Far Side of the Moon an Interactive Experience

Montreal-based studio, Iregular, gives audiences a chance to dance with the shadows of synthetic moonlight.
Benoit Palop
4.22.16
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