Tag Archives: Moon

ISRO to launch Chandrayaan-3 moon mission by November 2020: report

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is believed to begin preparing for its next moon mission dubbed as Chandrayaan-3 for a launch sometime by the end of 2020. Recent reports indicate that the space agency is eyeing November 2020 as the launch time for its next mission to the moon. While details are …

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Disney Plus’s She-Hulk and Moon Knight Marvel series now have writers

Two more of the Marvel series coming to Disney Plus have lead writers in place: Moon Knight and She-Hulk. Jessica Gao, the Emmy-winning writer of Rick and Morty‘s memorable ‘Pickle Rick’ episode, will be the showrunner of She-Hulk, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Meanwhile, Moon Knight will be headed up …

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Israel’s Beresheet spacecraft crashes on the moon

Israel’s Beresheet lunar lander has crashed, putting an untimely end to the first privately funded mission to the moon. If successful, Beresheet would have made Israel the fourth nation to land on the moon (following the US, Russia and China), but as the BBC reports, the command center lost communications …

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NASA considers sending a cave-diving robot to the moon

NASA is considering an unmanned mission to explore deep below the surface of the moon, using a robot that would lower itself hundreds of feet into a lunar cave. As Smithsonian Magazine reports, Moon Diver will rappel 130 feet into the Sea of Tranquility, before dropping another 200 feet into …

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