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LCROSS Finds Water on the Moon

Started by lintonius, 11/13/2009 01:50PM
Posted 11/13/2009 01:50PM Opening Post
Well, despite complaints from some in our community,
NASA's LCROSS mission has achieved it's goal.
I'll drink to that! grin

At a press conference today, researchers revealed preliminary data from NASA's Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, indicating that water exists in a permanently shadowed lunar crater. The discovery opens a new chapter in our understanding of the Moon.