Overwatch Lunar 2019 EVENT: New Year release time news and Lunar skins update

The Overwatch Lunar New Year celebrations start today, adding news skins and returning activities to the popular PS4 and Xbox One shooter. Overwatch’s Year of the Pig starts January 24, meaning that fans are just hours away from collecting new loot and cosmetics. From what we know from past Overwatch events, it seems a certainty that […]

Overwatch Lunar New Year 2019: Event release date and NEW skins reveal

Overwatch developer Blizzard has announced the start date for the 2019 Lunar New Year event on PS4, Xbox One and PC. The 2019 Lunar New Year event has been given a January 24 launch date by Blizzard. As with all Overwatch events, the Year of the Pig extravaganza runs for roughly three weeks, ending on […]

Chinese probe in lunar orbit and set to make historic 1st landing on the 'dark side' of the moon

China is set to become the first nation to explore the far side of the moon, after Chang’e-4 lunar probe entered a planned orbit, ahead of its much-anticipated landing on the unexplored part of Earth’s satellite. “The probe has entered an elliptical lunar orbit, with the perilune [closest point] at about 15 km and the […]

Meet you on the dark side of the moon: China launches historic lunar exploration mission (VIDEO)

China has launched a lunar rover on a historic mission to explore the dark side of the moon, with the potential to make revolutionary discoveries about the possibility of extraplanetary life. Friday’s successful launch sent China’s Chang’e-4 into orbit, scheduled to make an unprecedented touch down on the dark side of the moon in January […]

Texas lawmakers press NASA to base lunar lander program in Houston

Enlarge / Getting back to the Moon will require navigating politics on Earth. (credit: JAXA / NHK) The Apollo missions that flew to the Moon during the 1960s were designed and controlled by what is now known as Johnson Space Center, the home of the famous “Mission Control.” Moreover, the astronauts that flew to the […]

Bloody lunar eclipse prompts end-is-nigh prophecies – here’s all you need to know

The longest –and creepiest– lunar eclipse of the century will take place Friday and Saturday, prompting renewed fear among those who think that this weekend’s blood moon spells the end of days. What is a blood moon? The lunar eclipse will see the Moon turn a red shade, thanks to the Earth passing between the […]

Russia, China agree to create joint data center for lunar projects & deep space exploration

HomeWorld News Published time: 3 Mar, 2018 10:11 Edited time: 3 Mar, 2018 10:21 Get short URL © NASA Russia and China have agreed to create a joint data center for lunar and deep space projects, Russian space agency Roscosmos has announced. The projects will involve Russian and Chinese scientific and industrial bodies and companies, […]

Theme Park Bits: ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Ride Concept, Lunar New Year at Universal Hollywood, and More

In this edition of Theme Park Bits: See concept art for Hong Kong Disneyland’s upcoming Ant-Man and the Wasp ride. Watch some video highlights of Universal Hollywood’s fun-filled Lunar New Year event. Gangs in motorcycle jackets would appear to be taking over Disneyland. Is it possible to speedrun Disneyland like a video game, and do […]