Plans are in progress for a lunar outpost to help facilitate manned missions to the moon.
Aerospace company will spearhead European involvement in the international Gateway project.
ANCIENT volcanic deposits strewn across the moon show signs of large amounts of water trapped beneath the lunar surface, say scientists.
It will scan almost the entire sky for at least two years.
SpaceX founder and chief executive Elon Musk outlined a somewhat different mission last year.
The Last Man on The Moon EVERYONE knows who the late Neil Armstrong was, but it's usually only confirmed space junkies who can name the 11th and final human to set foot on the Moon.
It passed between our star and Nasa’s Solar Dynamics Observatory.
The SpaceX Big Falcon Rocket is scheduled to make the trip in 2023.
SKY-gazers have enjoyed the rare sight of a supermoon, with the moon appearing bigger and brighter than usual as it came closer to Earth than it has in decades.
Paul Hartnoll (ex-Orbital), Friday October 9, The Empire, Belfast.