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Lunar Polar Volatile Puzzle

Deepak Dhingra • November 21, 2014

Deepak Dhingra gives an exciting update from the recent Lunar Exploration and Analysis Group (LEAG) meeting at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab (JHU-APL) in Baltimore.

Go LADEE!

Mat Kaplan • September 10, 2013

Listen to or watch the recording of our live celebration for LADEE as the spacecraft blasted off for the moon.

Planetary Radio: Don't Step in That Puddle!

Mat Kaplan • July 01, 2013

The Planetary Science Institute's Amanda Hendrix is the guest for our July 1 episode. She finds water in the least likely places, including Luna.

LPSC 2011: Day 4: Ted Stryk on icy moons and The Moon

Ted Stryk • March 17, 2011

Here are Ted Stryk's notes from the sessions he attended in the afternoon of Thursday, March 10, at the 42nd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference.

LPSC: Wrapping up Tuesday: The Moon, Mars, Mercury, Vesta, and back to Mars

Emily Lakdawalla • March 12, 2010

Well, it's already mid-day on the Friday a week after the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference ended and I'm STILL not done writing up my notes.

LCROSS team: "Yes, we found water!"

Emily Lakdawalla • November 13, 2009

I just posted a story on the announcement today that LCROSS definitely found lots of water in the spectra from their October 9 impact.

Video from Palomar Observatory on LCROSS impact night

Emily Lakdawalla • October 10, 2009

The Palomar Observatory adaptive optics image of the crater Cabeus remains the best I've seen from ground-based telescopes of the LCROSS impact site.

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Diviner detection of LCROSS impact

Emily Lakdawalla • October 09, 2009

The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Diviner team just released some preliminary views of their data taken during the LCROSS impact, which clearly shows the thermal signature from the crash into the Moon.

Graphics from the LCROSS press briefing

Emily Lakdawalla • October 09, 2009

It's been a little difficult to get a hold of the graphics that they used at this morning's press briefing.

LCROSS: A "morning after" wrapup

Emily Lakdawalla • October 09, 2009

So the big drama on LCROSS is over.

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