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.
Gov. Wolf Calls Special Legislative Session To Deal With Opioid CrisisTom Wolf said he and legislative leaders have agreed to a session to address the problem of Pennsylvanians addicted to prescription drugs.
Pittsburgh Company With Sights Set On Lunar Landing Adds International PassengerAstrobotic Technology CEO John Thornton announced that Germany has joined the Strip District company's mission to the moon.
Local Company Hopes New Technology Will Someday Go LunarWelcome to the moon! At least, that's the scenario as the model of a lunar landing ship enters a gravel pit owned by the LaFarge Company of Munhall.
Neighbor Credited With Helping To Alert Young Man To FireFirefighters were called to a fire in Moon Township Friday afternoon.
NASA: Solar System's Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of EarthThe largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.
Odd Sight Turns Eyes Toward Moon On Friday NightAn odd sight in the night sky had people in the Pittsburgh area talking on Friday night.
Local Company To Take Mementos To MoonHave you ever thought about sending a memento to the moon? If you have, a local company says it can make it happen for you.