#lunarreconnaissanceorbiter

  1. Odysseus lunar lander shares new photos from its harrowing descent

    By Jackie Wattles, CNN Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more . The Odysseus spacecraft has dispatched new images it captured of the lunar surface during the lander’s harrowing a
  2. Europe is working on a multi-purpose habitat for the moon

    By Laurence Tognetti With NASA gearing up to send humans back to the moon in the next few years with the Artemis missions with the goal of establishing a permanent outpost at the lunar south pole, nations are making efforts to contribute to Artemis and a permanent presence on our
  3. Lunar astronauts will need easy walking trails around the moon's south pole

    By Matt Williams Before this decade is out, NASA plans to return astronauts to the moon for the first time since the Apollo Era and build the necessary infrastructure to keep sending them back. And they will hardly be alone. Alongside NASA's Artemis Program, the European Space Age
  4. New image shows likely lunar crater caused by Luna 25 crash

    By By Ashley Strickland, CNN Editor’s Note: Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. A new crater has appeared on the moon, and it was likely created when Russia’s uncrewed Luna
  5. captured by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.