The Flight of Apollo 8
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Every Moon phase in 2020
Moon Phase and Libration, 2020
A front view of the Apollo 14 Lunar Module (LM), which reflects a circular flare caused by the brilliant sun, as seen by the two moon-exploring crew men of the Apollo 14 lunar landing mission durin...
View of Apollo 14 Lunar Module on the Moon
Apollo 16 was the fifth moon landing of Project Apollo, and the 10th manned mission in the Apollo program. It was the second mission to utilize a Lunar Rover (Lunar Roving Vehicle, LRV) during luna...
Apollo 16: "Nothing So Hidden"
The huge, 363-feet tall Apollo 14 (Spacecraft 110/Lunar Module 8/Saturn 509) space vehicle is launched from Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy Space Center (KSC), Florida at 4:03:02 p.m. (EST), Jan....
Launch - Apollo XIV - Lunar Landing Mission - KSC
Astronaut Russell L. Schweickart, lunar module pilot, stands in "golden slippers" on the Lunar Module porch during his extravehicular activity on the fourth day of the Apollo 9 Earth-orbital missio...
Astronaut Russell Schweickart Photographed During EVA
Since the 1960s, scientists have suspected that frozen water could survive in cold, dark craters at the moon's poles.
Water on the Moon
This is a close-up view of an astronaut’s foot and footprint in the lunar soil, photographed by a 70 mm lunar surface camera during the Apollo 11 lunar surface extravehicular activity (EVA).
Saturn Apollo Program
Searchlights illuminate this nighttime scene at Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, showing the Apollo 17 (Spacecraft 114/Lunar Module 12/Saturn 512) space vehicle during prela...
Prelaunch – Apollo 17 (Rollout)
In October 2017, The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter celebrated 100 lunar days of being at the Moon. That's about eight Earth years.
100 Lunar Days - Parts I and II
Not everyone gets to become a part of history, but mathematician Billie Robertson is one of the lucky ones.
Running a Real-Time Simulation of Go-No-Go for Apollo 17
Total Lunar Eclipse, May 2021
Total Lunar Eclipse, May 2021
Gerald D. Griffin, foreground, stands near his console in the Mission Operations Control Room (MOCR) during Apollo 15's third extravehicular activity (EVA) on the lunar surface.
View of Activity in Mission Control Center During Apollo 15 EVA
This visualization of patterns of daylight and shadows at the Moon's poles over a period of two lunar days.
Shadows near the Moon's South Pole
Apollo 14 Mission Commander, Alan B. Shepard, Jr., waves to well-wishers as he and astronauts Stuart A. Roosa, Command Module pilot; and Edgar D. Mitchell, Lunar Module pilot, walk to the transfer ...
Saturn Apollo Program
Astronaut David R. Scott, commander, gives a military salute while standing beside the deployed United States flag during the Apollo 15 lunar surface extravehicular activity (EVA) at the Hadley-Ape...
Astronaut David Scott Gives Salute Beside U.S. Flag During EVA
NASA's LADEE mission came to an end as the spacecraft executed a planned de-orbit into the surface of the Moon at nearly three thousand, six hundred miles per hour.
NASA Completes LADEE Mission with Planned Impact on Moon's Surface (Reporter Package)
High Oblique photograph (taken over New Mexico) of the Apollo 9 Command/Service Modules taken from the Lunar Module,"Spider",on the fifth day of the Apollo 9 earth-orbital mission.
Apollo 9 Mission Image - Command Module
Set to Claude Debussy's Clair de Lune, this visualization uses Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter data to show the stark beauty of evolving light and shadow near sunrise and sunset on the rugged lunar su...
What does the other side of the Moon look like, the side that can't be seen from the Earth? This video answers that question.
The Moon From the Other Side
Astronaut Richard F. Gordon Jr., Apollo 12 command module pilot, suits up in the Kennedy Space Center's Manned Spacecraft Operations Building during the Apollo 12 prelaunch countdown.
Astronaut Richard F. Gordon Suits Up During Apollo 12 Prelaunch Countdown
Astronaut David R. Scott, commander, is seated in the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) during the first Apollo 15 lunar surface extravehicular activity (EVA) at the Hadley-Apennine landing site.
Apollo 15 Mission Image - View of the Apollo Lunar Surface Experiments Package (ALSEP)
Virtual tour of the Radiation Effects Laboratory at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland.
Apollo Moon Soil Radiation Experiment
Astronaut John W. Young, Apollo 10 command module pilot, adjusts strap on his communications cap during suiting up operations for the lunar orbit mission.
Astronaut John Young During Final Suiting Operations for Apollo 10 Mission
Deep in the craters of the Moon's south pole lurk permanently shadowed regions: areas that have not seen sunlight in over two billion years.
The Moon's Permanently Shadowed Regions
This is the first footage of one orbiting robotic spacecraft taken by another orbiting robotic spacecraft at Earth's moon.
Spacecraft Observes Another Spacecraft at the Moon
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