November full moon 2022: Full Beaver Blood Moon gets a total lunar eclipse

November’s full “Beaver Moon” will occur on Nov. 8 and will undergo a total lunar eclipse. The total phase will be visible on almost the entire night side of Earth, from the eastern eastern half of Russia and Kazakhstan China and India to North America and the western half of South America. The moon becomes … Read more

The 1st ever Election Day Blood Moon lunar eclipse coming Nov. 8

Early on Election Day morning, early risers will have an opportunity to observe the November Beaver Moon undergo a total eclipse. This will be the fourth and final lunar eclipse that has interestingly come at half-year intervals starting from May of last year on through this year. Three of these eclipses in this series are … Read more

Lunar mining and moon land claims fall into a gray area of ​​international law, but the negotiations are underway to avoid conflict and damage to spacecraft

Making territorial claims in space is illegal under international law. (Image credit: NASA/Neil Armstrong) This article was originally published at The Conversation. (opens in new tab) The contributed the article to Space.com’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. Michelle LD Hanlon (opens in new tab)Professor of Air and Space Law, University of Mississippi It’s been 50 … Read more

Lego Lunar Research Base review

Essential info Price: $129.99/£89.99 Model number: 60350 Number of pieces: 786 Dimensions: Approximately 5 inches (13 cm) high, 15.5 inches (40 cm) wide and 10 inches (25 cm) deep. Recommended age: 7+ NASA might have plans in place for a moon base, but Lego has beaten them to the punch with the recently released Lego … Read more

Protecting Artemis and lunar explorers from space radiation

Space Safety 08/26/2022 77 views 1 likes In brief “There’s no such thing as bad weather…” The Artemis I mission, set to launch on 29 August, will mark a significant step in humankind’s return to the Moon. While there are no human passengers on board this test flight, future missions will once again cast space … Read more

NASA’s Artemis 1 moon rocket arrives at launch pad for lunar test flight – Spaceflight Now

NASA’s Space Launch System moon rocket arrives at launch pad 39B Wednesday. Credit: NASA/Joel Kowsky NASA’s towering 322-foot-tall (98-meter) Space Launch System moon rocket and Orion spacecraft arrived at their seaside launch complex early Wednesday after an overnight rollout from an assembly building at the Kennedy Space Center, moving a step closer to liftoff no … Read more

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter discovers thermally stable areas in surface pits suitable for future lunar bases

Using data from NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), a group of NASA-funded researchers have discovered that shaded locations inside surface pits on the lunar surface harbor comfortable temperatures that could prove useful for future lunar exploration. Furthermore, LRO continues to operate in a healthy state around the Moon and is regularly returning data, so much … Read more

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter finds lunar pits harbor comfortable temperatures

This is a spectacular high-Sun view of the Mare Tranquillitatis pit crater revealing boulders on an otherwise smooth floor. This image from LRO’s Narrow Angle Camera is 400 meters (1,312 feet) wide, north is up. Credit: NASA/Goddard/Arizona State University NASA-funded scientists have discovered shaded locations within pits on the Moon that always hover around a … Read more