Astrobotic Selects SpaceX Rocket To Carry Its Griffin Lunar Lander To Moon In Search Of WaterPittsburgh-based Astrobotic has chosen SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Rocket to launch its lunar lander to the moon.
Once In A Blue Moon: October Night Sky To Feature 2 Full Moons Including One On HalloweenAs if 2020 isn't weird enough, it's a year with 13 full moons rather than 12 -- and two of these will occur in October.
Wade Heating And Cooling Receives Paycheck Protection Program Loan, Welcomes 30 Laid-Off Employees Back To WorkAs millions of unemployment claims grow across the state and country, one local company had to lay off nearly all of its employees too, but Monday those workers were back on the job.
Hey Ray! The Size Of The Moon And Optical IllusionsHave you ever looked at the moon, as it was rising above the horizon and thought "WOW! The moon looks HUGE", only to have it appear to shrink as it continued to rise into the night sky?
Astrobotic Lunar Logistics Company To Open Headquarters In Manchester That Includes Mission Control To The MoonAstrobotic, a "lunar logistics" company, has announced that it will open headquarters in the North Side.
Final Full Moon Of The Decade: Cold Moon To Light Up Skies At 12:12 A.M On 12/12There is something a little odd about the upcoming full moon on December 12.
After Historic All-Female Spacewalk, Jessica Meir Has Dreams Of Going To The MoonShe was part of the first all-female spacewalk, now Jessica Meir has her sights set on going to the moon.
Carnegie Mellon University Sending Robot To The MoonCarnegie Mellon University is going to the moon.
Pink Moon Set To Illuminate The Skies On FridayMoon gazers be ready! April's full moon, known as the Pink Moon, is set to premiere on Friday.
Mysterious Sight Over Pittsburgh: Weather Conditions Perfect For Light Pillar Optical IllusionMother Nature pulled off a trick overnight bigger than anything David Copperfield or Harry Houdini ever did.
Star-Gazers Take In Rare Super Blood Wolf Moon, Lunar EclipseIt's not every year that a super blood wolf moon happens, so it was worth casting your eyes to the heavens overnight.
Pittsburgh's Astrobotic Technology Among Companies Eligible To Bid On Moon Mission ContractsNASA announced Thursday that nine US companies, including a Pittsburgh company, are eligible to bid on $2.6 billion worth of contracts over the next 10 years to deliver services to the moon.
Pittsburgh Company To Play Major Role In NASA's Return To MoonPittsburgh will be leading America when the United States returns to the moon for the first time in 50 years.
Japanese Billionaire To Invite Creative Guests For 1st Private Moon FlightJapanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa says he will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people on a weeklong journey to circumnavigate the moon.
NASA Finds 'Water Ice' On The Surface Of The MoonScientists have long believed that water ice could exist in the ever-dark recesses at the moon's poles and that belief has finally been confirmed in a paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on Aug. 20.