Here’s why the moon needs its own time zone — and more of the latest from outer space

Welcome to This Week in Outer Space, where you’ll find a roundup of the best space coverage from Yahoo News and our partners from the past week or so. Last week, we covered black holes, budget space tourism and a small but significant glimmer of hope in U.S.-Russia relations. This week, we’re taking a close look at the complicated quest for a lunar standard time zone.