Category Archives: Moon

NASA Advised to Skip Moon Mission

NASA needs to make a major detour on its grand plans to return astronauts to the moon, a special independent panel is telling the White House.NASA has picked the wrong destination with the wrong rocket, the panel’s chairman said . … Continue reading

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Water on the Moon

Shattering a long-held belief that Earth’s moon is a dead and dry world, a trio of spacecraft uncovered clear evidence of water and hydrogen-oxygen molecules throughout the lunar surface.Aside from scientific interest, finding water on the moon could impact plans … Continue reading

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NASA Picks Site to Search for Water on Moon

While the Obama administration considers whether to fund a planned U.S. return to the moon, scientists will be scouring the surface of Earth’s satellite to search for a precious resource: water. NASA has been planning to return to the moon … Continue reading

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Lunar eclipse

A lunar eclipse is an eclipse which occurs whenever the moon passes behind the earth such that the earth blocks the sun’s rays from striking the moon. This can occur only when the Sun, Earth, and Moon are aligned exactly, … Continue reading

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