Yep, we just smashed two spacecraft into the Moon

A few minutes ago, NASA successfully destroyed two ailing spacecraft by smashing them into the Moon. You can see their crash trajectory in the video above. The two probes, Ebb and Flow, were orbiting the Moon to study its magnetic field and crust. But with fuel running low, NASA decided to fly them into a mountain… » 12/17/12 4:20pm 12/17/12 4:20pm

NASA releases the GRAIL mission's first video of the far side of the…

Have you met Ebb and Flow? The twin spacecraft entered lunar orbit last month with aims of uncovering the mystery of the Moon's formation. » 2/01/12 2:54pm 2/01/12 2:54pm