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Moon Monday #105: An Orion around Luna, CubeSat quests, ESA’s lunar ambitions, future mission updates, and more

Towards a little community around Moon Monday and my space at large

Moon Monday #104: Reflecting on Artemis I and our future at Luna, a robotic lander launch, new lunar contracts and mission updates

Fun with serious SLS rocket headlines

Watch NASA launch the Artemis I Moon mission, with me!

Moon Monday #103: A CAPSTONE around the Moon, and updates on craft to follow soon

Talk: From Chandrayaan to Artemis, highlighting collaboration in our return to the Moon

Past mistakes to avoid in our grand return to the Moon this decade

Moon Monday #102: CAPSTONE and SLS prep for rendezvous with Luna, and a load of exciting future mission updates

The bevy of rovers heading for the Moon

NASA CLPS Moon landing missions

Moon Monday #101: Three November launches, an exciting Artemis IV mission, and more updates

Moon Monday #100: Chandrayaan 3 and OneWeb, Orion’s true cost, and more lunar updates

The time NASA figured out that our Moon is cratered all the way down

Moon Monday #99: Two November launches, an instant origin scenario, prepping for future exploration, and more

Moon Monday #98: ESA Moonlight, a surviving CAPSTONE, Turkey’s Moonshot, community events, and more

Reviewing Mangalyaan, India’s first Mars mission

Again, Mangalyaan was never a science mission

Moon Monday #97: Australia aims for Luna, CLPS evolves towards enhance science, and more updates

How the Apollo missions transformed our understanding of the Moon’s origin

Moon Monday #96: Another storm for SLS, a lunar power service, a refined Lunar-Mars vision, and more updates

Everything we know about the rover NASA's Artemis astronauts will drive on the Moon

Moon Monday #95: NASA seeks advanced human landers; CAPSTONE tumbles; Masten gets sold, and too many updates

Moon Monday #94: Pushing for an SLS liftoff, new spacesuits for Moonwalking, a large ESA lander, and more

Are planets with two stars promising places for life?

Moon Monday #93: Another Artemis I delay, Moon-dedicated ground stations, a versatile rover, and more updates

Moon Monday #92: Artemis I launch delay, skeleton Starship, powering a lunar base, and more updates

NASA’s Artemis I is loaded with sidekick science and technology missions

Moon Monday #91: Artemis landing sites and a launch on the horizon, lunar construction, and more updates

My articles on Indian space missions

Space science missions ISRO will launch in the near future

Moon Monday #90: An armada of radiation detectors, preparing for dark Moonwalks, and more lunar updates

Lunar Trailblazer, NASA’s Moon water mapper

Ultimate guide to water on the Moon

Moon Monday #89: A lunar-bound Korean craft, crew for the Moon, hybrid exploration, and more updates

KPLO, South Korea’s first Moon mission

Moon Monday #88: An agile lunar rover, donating lunar regolith, a lander nearly ready, and more updates

Kids in South Korea and a Moon mission

Moon Monday #87: A Schrödinger cat-like CLPS program, Artemis I launch-bait, and more updates

Looking back at Chandrayaan 1 and forward to Artemis

Moon Monday #86: New SLS boosters, a Korean Mooncraft, a crusty Pangaea, and more updates

Moon Monday #85: CAPSTONE calling, a magmatic Moon mystery, Europe’s lunar leap, and more updates

Recipes to make moons

Moon Monday #84: A lunar-bound CAPSTONE, an Earthbound NASA, and more updates

Looking back at Pathfinder as the start of modern Mars exploration

Moon Monday #83: CAPSTONE launch, the final SLS rocket test, and more trailblazing

Rings in our Solar System can come and go

Moon Monday #82: Growing NASA-ESA synergy, lunar Starship, wireless power on the Moon, and more updates

NASA and ESA are collaborating to better explore our Moon with Lunar Pathfinder

Moon Monday #81: Lunar missions on the verge of launching and future hardware coming to life

Moon Monday #80: New spacesuits for Moonwalking, a volcanic visit, and updates from around the globe

What we know about India's Chandrayaan 3 Moon landing mission

Moon Monday #79: A Japanese landing on the Moon, a good Gateway, Lunar Outpost rovers and more updates

Moon Monday #78: NASA’s Lunar-Mars vision, forward planning Artemis I, and more lunar updates

How Uranus and Neptune are key to unlocking how planets form

How I became a space writer and where it’s going

Moon Monday #77: Lunar soil plants, growing international synergy, more SLS fixes, and other lunar updates

When to worry about an asteroid hitting Earth

Moon Monday #76: The two worlds of Luna, ispace Europe and some crisp lunar updates

Moon Monday #75: One orbiter to rule them all, a pathfinder and a communications relay network

Gallery: Our Moon’s captivating craters

Moon Monday #74: Bold new missions and pathways for more lunar science, and loaded hardware updates

Moon Monday #73: An ‘over the Moon’ update, a dry rehearsal for SLS, Europe’s pull away from Russian Moon missions, and more lunar developments

Launching Moon Monday sponsorships; the lack of a devil is definitely in the details

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When will we explore Saturn's moon Enceladus to find alien life?

Moon Monday #72: A rocket that won't move, a fancy landing simulator, and all lunar updates from last week

India’s Chandrayaan 2 lunar orbiter is also a Sun watcher

The Moon link list

Moon Monday #71: NASA’s budget, Artemis mission delays, exploring Moon rocks in 3D, and more updates

Gallery: Just some weird yet wonderful features on our Moon

Moon Monday #70: NASA’s brilliant move for crewed Moon landings, and all lunar updates from last week

My articles on our search for life

Moon Monday #69: NASA’s Moon rocket crawls to the launchpad; confusing Artemis funding; dedicated lunar communications infrastructure; and more updates

The two-faced Moon

Support my independent writing on space exploration and our Moon

Extra tidbits on Japan's MMX mission

How NASA defines "Special Regions" for Mars missions

Moon Monday #68: NASA Artemis Science teams, Canada's robotic arm for lunar Gateway, and more updates

How we test spacecraft before launch

Moon Monday #67: NASA Artemis concerns, ESA contracts Thales Alenia for future technologies, and more updates

The rocket launch shaker test

Moon Monday #66: ESA plans commercial Moon landings, initial NASA Artemis launches near, and more updates

Moon Monday #65: ESA’s Moonlight infrastructure plans, Astrobotic’s progress on key NASA mission, Apollo 17 landing site in 3D, and more updates

Moon Monday Issue #64

Moon Monday Issue #63

NASA is funding a Moon mission to the magnetic swirl of Reiner Gamma

Moon Monday Issue #62

Moon Monday Issue #61

Is life possible on rogue planets and moons?

Moon Monday Issue #60

Gallery: Our Moon's lovely lava channels

Moon Monday Issue #59

TESS is finding Earth-like planets around the galaxy's most common stars

Moon Monday Issue #58