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Lunar Hiltons? Someday, But Not Yet

Along with many other space enthusiasts, we’ve been waiting — forever, it seems — for our opportunity to stay at a hotel on the Moon, whether it’s a Ritz-Carlton, Holiday Inn or Motel 6. How far back does the hope…


John Glenn (NASA Portrait, Circa 1962)

John Glenn (1921-2016)

8 Dec 2016 — John Glenn, the first United States astronaut to orbit Earth,  died today at the age of 95. Sen. Glenn made three orbits of Earth in his craft, Friendship 7, in 1962. He later served as a United…



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A Handy Guide To Lunar Phases?

We regularly receive questions in regard to the best, or handiest, or easiest-to-understand guide to the Moon and its phases. We regularly point those inquiring to the NASA Scientific Visualization website, which contains a plethora of information, including animations of the…





Quote For Today

“We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” United States President John Fitzgerald Kennedy 12 September 1962