Details are sketchy as to what the probe will accomplish there, but its very presence may change the dynamics of future lunar colonization.
It's been 42 years since Apollo astronauts first drove the lunar rover, and the tracks are still there today.
An international group of scientists and entrepreneurs have plans to send a robotic probe and observatory to the south pole of the Moon.
In 1959, humanity got its first look at the unseen far side of the Moon thanks to the Luna 3 probe.
One of the few humans to ever walk on the surface of the Moon has just issued a new, international call to ramp up the development of a human settlement on Mars.
Recent statements from one of NASA's lead officials indicate that the U.S. isn't likely to return to the Moon anytime soon, at least not under its own power.
A sequence of NASA radar images show that asteroid 1998 QE2, currently sailing past Earth, has its very own moon.
This gorgeous photograph by Steve Nilsen shows that there are so many ways to make a traditional landscape shot interesting.
Last month, as the GRAIL-A spacecraft prepared to crash onto the Moon, it managed to capture these stunning images of the Moon's surface.
A new Moon mission from Russia is preparing to harness our new robotic space pioneers to reveal even more of the Moon's secrets.