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Katherine Johnson, whose calculations enabled the first moonwalk, dies at 101
The gender-equality trailblazer was trusted like a “human computer.”
These lunar rover tires mimic camel hooves for maximum traction on the moon
Bridgestone’s concept moon tires won’t go flat.
Five more companies will compete for NASA’s $2.6 billion moon purse
SpaceX, Blue Origin, and others join the fray.
Twelve photos that capture the wonder of Apollo 11
It’s been half a century, but we’re still as obsessed with the first walk on the moon.
NASA’s sending a rover named VIPER to map the moon’s ice deposits
There’s white gold in them hills. NASA wants to know how much
NASA’s all-female spacewalk hints at a stronger, more gender-equal space program
To recruit the best of the best, the agency has realized it should consider all genders.
How China got the first seedling to sprout on the moon
The first lander on the 'dark side' of the moon brought several organisms with it. Only cotton survived.
The next big space race is happening in Asia
India's latest lunar mission might lend to rising tensions with China and Pakistan.
Tardigrades that crash-landed on the moon may still be alive, but they’re not having fun
We asked a few experts to weigh in on the lunar moss piglet invasion.
11 super-nerdy photography facts about the cameras we took to the moon
The cameras are still up there on the lunar surface.