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Earth's natural satellite

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Moon: Earth's natural satellite
Earth's Moon is an astronomical body that orbits the planet and acts as its only permanent natural satellite. It is the fifth-largest satellite in the Solar System, and the largest among planetary satellites relative to the size of the planet that it orbits. The Moon is, after Jupiter's satellite Io, the second-densest satellite in the Solar System among those whose densities are known.

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North Korea fires missiles, derides South Korea's Moon as 'impudent'

North Korea launched at least two short-range ballistic missiles on Friday, South Korea's military said, shortly after Pyongyang described South Korea's president as "impudent" and vowed that..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon taps new ambassador to U.S. as allies face North Korea, defense costs

South Korean President Moon Jae-in tapped a seasoned former diplomat as his new ambassador to Washington on Friday as South Korea steps up efforts to connect with the Trump administration on issues..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Moon

NASA Hopes To Retrieve Rock Samples From Mars [Video]NASA Hopes To Retrieve Rock Samples From Mars

A major scientific success of the Apollo mission was retrieving samples from the Moon that were brought back to Earth for study. Now NASA wants to replicate their success with its Mars 2020 mission,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

Meet the French astronomers still making new discoveries thanks to the Apollo astronauts [Video]Meet the French astronomers still making new discoveries thanks to the Apollo astronauts

It's 50 years since the Apollo Moon landings, when Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin made their first steps on the lunar surface. And instruments that those two astronauts placed on the Moon are still..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:30Published

Moon-landing 50th anniversary: Europe's space chief outlines plans for 'moon village' [Video]Moon-landing 50th anniversary: Europe's space chief outlines plans for 'moon village'

As commemoration mark 50 years since man first stepped on the moon, Europe's space chief has been talking about his plans for Earth's natural satellite.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 03:08Published

Model rockets launched to mark Apollo 11 anniversary [Video]Model rockets launched to mark Apollo 11 anniversary

Thousands of model rockets launched in Huntsville, Alabama on Tuesday, 50 years after the Apollo 11 crew blasted off for the Moon.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:40Published

Hopping space robot plays live-action ping pong [Video]Hopping space robot plays live-action ping pong

A dog-like robot being developed to hop across complex terrain on other planets has been used to play a live-action game of ping pong in its latest phase of testing. The idea behind the project is to..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:56Published

A Winged Robot Is Going To Saturn's Moon [Video]A Winged Robot Is Going To Saturn's Moon

According to MNN.com, "Saturn's biggest moon has long been a riddle, wrapped in a mystery — or more accurately, in an ice cube. For one thing, Titan packs a very unmoon-like atmosphere." Thomas..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

 

South Korea's Moon pledges action against Japan's 'unfair' trade step

President Moon Jae-in vowed on Friday to take stern action against Japan's decision to strip South Korea of its fast track export status, calling it a reckless and unfair retaliatory action by Tokyo.
Reuters - Published

Japan's Abe unlikely to meet South Korea's Moon at U.N. in September: Sankei

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is unlikely to meet South Korean President Moon Jae-in during the United Nations general assembly in September, the Sankei newspaper reported, the latest sign of..
Reuters - Published

South Korean YouTubers lure Japanese audience with attacks on Moon

Japanese citizens angry at South Korea's role in a diplomatic row over their wartime history that has spilled into trade have found some unlikely allies: South Korean commentators using YouTube to..
Reuters - Published

India successfully launches historic bid to put a spacecraft on the Moon

If the landing goes according to plan, India will become just the fourth nation in the world to send a spacecraft to the Moon.
SBS - Published

South Korea's Moon calls Japan claim of North Korea sanctions breach 'grave challenge'

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday Japan's reported accusations that South Korea has violated international sanctions by exporting banned goods to North Korea posed a "grave challenge"..
Reuters - Published

Japan curbs could drag on, hurt global economy: Moon

Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean tech companies could drag on despite diplomatic efforts to end the dispute, South Korea's president said on Wednesday, pledging to help firms..
Reuters - Published

Japan export curbs could be prolonged, says South Korea's Moon

South Korea's president said on Wednesday Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean technology firms could be prolonged and his government will sharply boost spending to help reduce..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon says Trump-Kim handshake at DMZ would be a milestone

A handshake between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on the inter-Korean border would be a "significant milestone" in the process of denuclearizing North Korea, South..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon says door open for summit at G20, depends on Abe

South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Wednesday he is open to holding a summit with Japan during the G20 meeting this week but the decision rests with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, throwing the ball..
Reuters - Published

Trump to visit South Korea this week for summit with Moon: Blue House

U.S. President Donald Trump will visit South Korea this week to discuss ways to revive nuclear talks with North Korea, the South's presidential Blue House said on Monday.
Reuters - Published

North Korea's Kim sends flowers for ex-first lady, but no letter for Moon

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister met South Korean officials on their heavily defended border on Wednesday to deliver flowers and her brother's condolences over the death of a former South..
Reuters - Published

Petition calling for impeachment of South Korea's Moon to force a response

A petition calling for South Korean President Moon Jae-in to be impeached had gathered more than 217,000 signatures as of Monday, passing a threshold that will require a government response and..
Reuters - Published

Trump to meet with Moon in South Korea in late June

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in in South Korea as part of his trip to the region in late June for the G20 summit in Japan, the White House said in a..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon pushes for summit with North Korea's Kim despite nuclear standoff

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said on Monday he will pursue "in earnest" another summit with Kim Jong Un despite the North Korean leader's recent criticism of Seoul's self-proclaimed role as a..
Reuters - Published

Trump, in talks with South Korea's Moon, says sanctions on North Korea to stay in place

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday expressed a willingness to hold a third summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un but said in talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in that Washington..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon to seek inter-Korean summit soon to facilitate nuclear talks

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will seek to hold another summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at an early date as part of diplomatic efforts to convince the North to abandon its nuclear..
Reuters - Published

Trump, South Korea's Moon stress diplomacy for North Korea

U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday stressed the need for diplomacy in getting U.S. nuclear talks with North Korea back on track after a failed summit between..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon to meet Trump over stalled North Korea talks

Senior South Korean officials, including President Moon Jae-in, are launching a series of meetings with their U.S. counterparts in a bid to jumpstart stalled denuclearization talks with North Korea and..
Reuters - Published

Trump to meet with South Korea's Moon on April 11 at White House

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House on April 11 to discuss the latest developments regarding North Korea and bilateral issues, the White..
Reuters - Published

Trump, South Korea's Moon to meet on April 10 in Washington: Yonhap

U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet in Washington on April 10, Yonhap news agency said on Friday, citing the South Korean presidential office.
Reuters - Published

In wake of Hanoi summit, South Korea's Moon left with less room to maneuver

The breakdown at last month's U.S.-North Korea summit has left South Korean President Moon Jae-in with little room to maneuver and exacerbated divisions within his government over how to break the..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon names new point man on North Korea after Hanoi summit breakdown

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has replaced his unification minister who played a major role in detente with North Korea over the past year, his office said on Friday, and named a longtime..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon names confidant to drive improved ties with North

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has replaced his unification minister who played a major role in last year's detente with the North, his office said on Friday, and named a longtime confidant to lead..
Reuters - Published

South Korea's Moon replaces minister in charge of relations with North

South Korea's President Moon Jae-in has replaced his unification minister in charge of relations with North Korea and appointed a longtime confidant, Moon's office said on Thursday.
Reuters - Published

Mining of the Moon to Begin: ESA Signs Contract

mining of the moon to begin: esa signs contract
by Stephanie Boyd - 2019 will be a very important year for the Moon – not only has there already been footage sent back from the reported ‘dark side’ in recent weeks, but we will..
One News Page Staff - Published

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