Luna Society

Alan Bean (Photo)

Alan Bean (1932-2018)

NASA has announced that Alan Bean has died. He was 86 years old. Astronaut Bean was the fourth human to walk on the Moon, reaching the Lunar surface in November 1969, four months after the initial landing of Apollo XI….

John W Young (NASA Apollo X Portrait)

John Young (1930-2018)

John Young, one of only twelve humans to have walked on the Moon, has died. A native of San Francisco, Calif., Astronaut Young was 87 years old. He was the only astronaut to fly into space with three of NASA’s…

Moonrise by Andrea Reiman (Photo)

Happy Chhath Puja (India)

For our friends, team members and families in India celebrating Chhath Puja, we extend our warmest greetings to each of you! If you are giving the gift of the Moon, we offer a 20% discount off the price for any…

Lunar Hilton Reservation Request (Advertisement)

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…

Gene Cernan - Aboard Apollo 17 LM (Photo)

Gene Cernan (1934-2017)

Gene Cernan, the last human (to date) to walk on the Moon, died on January 16. He was 82 years old. As a member of the Apollo 17 crew in December 1972 (along with Harrison Schmitt), Cernan became the last…