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Lunar Pits Could Shelter Astronauts, Reveal Details of How 'Man in the Moon' Formed

Lunar Pits Could Shelter Astronauts, Reveal Details of How 'Man in the Moon' Formed | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
The moon has more than 200 holes: steep-walled pits that in some cases might lead to caves that future astronauts could explore and use for shelter. (It's the pits!
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(EN) - Glossary of Terms Pertaining to Plant and Animal Ecology | The Habitat Restoration Group

(EN) - Glossary of Terms Pertaining to Plant and Animal Ecology | The Habitat Restoration Group | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it

"More than 125 technical terms pertaining to plant and animal ecology, and the monitoring of restoration sites."


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Moon's pull on tides like elections' drag on stocks - USA TODAY

Moon's pull on tides like elections' drag on stocks - USA TODAY | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Moon's pull on tides like elections' drag on stocksUSA TODAYMoon's pull on tides like elections' drag on stocks. Adam ShellShare. Comments. moonpull.
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Paramus students analyze moon rocks - NorthJersey.com

Paramus students analyze moon rocks - NorthJersey.com | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
NorthJersey.comParamus students analyze moon rocksNorthJersey.comPrint | E-mail.
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NASA accidentally improves weather forecasting with lunar dust ...

NASA accidentally improves weather forecasting with lunar dust ... | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Anyone that's ever tried to plan an outdoor activity in advance knows that weather forecasting is not an exact science, but the perpetual sky-watchers at.
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Why Does the Moon Sometimes Look Huge? - Mental Floss

Have you ever seen the moon floating above the horizon of your city, and noticed that it looked oddly huge? I sure have. In fact, I've seen the effect in lots of popular media, including that one iconic shot from E.T.
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8 Phases Of The Moon 0.2 | Visual.ly

8 Phases Of The Moon 0.2 | Visual.ly | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
8 Phases of The Moon is an info graphic educational poster explains what causes the different phases of the moon during the Lunar month. This is the n.
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Signs in the sun, moon, and stars and upon Earth, a distress of ...

Signs in the sun, moon, and stars and upon Earth, a distress of ... | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
November 18, 2012 - SUN – A truly gigantic explosion happened on the sun yesterday. On Nov. 16th, magnetic fields snaking halfway across the sun's southern hemisphere erupted in tandem, producing a prominence so big, ...
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Fireball brighter than the full moon lights up New Mexico, 9 ...

Fireball brighter than the full moon lights up New Mexico, 9 ... | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
A fireball that blazed brighter than the full moon as it streaked across New Mexico's sky on 9 November may be related to Comet Encke and perhaps to the object that exploded over Tunguska in 1908, flattening more than ...
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DO NOT PUBLISH YET - Earths Moon - Formation ---- Composition and Orbit

DO NOT PUBLISH YET - Earths Moon - Formation ---- Composition and Orbit | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Moon's formation: Scientists say a giant impact blasted the raw material for the moon off the primitive molten Earth and into orbit, forming the moon.
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Components of NASAs Lunar Quest program - by Jose Juan Gutierrez - Helium

Components of NASAs Lunar Quest program - by Jose Juan Gutierrez - Helium | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
The Lunar Quest Program (LQP) is a Moon exploration strategic plan whose goals are to conduct lunar science missions and research to address prior..., Jose Juan Gutierrez (http://t.co/zHPTfBp9 #Lunar...
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Where were you when Apollo 11 landed on the moon? - Pensacola News Journal

Where were you when Apollo 11 landed on the moon? - Pensacola News Journal | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Where were you when Apollo 11 landed on the moon?
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Or is that first moon walk fading into the category of ancient history? And what of space exploration itself; is it still a worthy goal for the United States and all mankind?
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Will a Secret Private Manned Mission to the Moon Be Announced This Week? - Wired

Will a Secret Private Manned Mission to the Moon Be Announced This Week? - Wired | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
WiredWill a Secret Private Manned Mission to the Moon Be Announced This Week?WiredInternet rumors have been swirling for several weeks of a secret venture backed by private entrepreneurs that would return people to the moon's surface.
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How Moon Dust Could Improve Weather Predictions On Earth - Popular Science

How Moon Dust Could Improve Weather Predictions On Earth - Popular Science | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Popular ScienceHow Moon Dust Could Improve Weather Predictions On EarthPopular ScienceHe was trying to figure out the best way to track lunar dust, part of a project to protect NASA's Apollo landers from would-be moon visitors.
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Moon resolute in face of nuclear threat - Stuff.co.nz

Moon resolute in face of nuclear threat - Stuff.co.nz | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Stuff.co.nzMoon resolute in face of nuclear threatStuff.co.nzThe US Air Force considered detonating a nuclear device on the Moon during the late 1950s.
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NASA - Apollo Chronicles: The Mysterious Smell of Moondust

NASA - Apollo Chronicles: The Mysterious Smell of Moondust | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Long after the last Apollo astronaut left the moon, a mystery lingers: Why does moondust smell like gunpowder? (RT @arletterocks: Today I learned that the moon smells good!
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Hovering moon base may be on NASA's horizon | KurzweilAI

Hovering moon base may be on NASA's horizon | KurzweilAI | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Artist's concept of astronauts in an Orion capsule helping direct robotic teleoperations on the moon's farside. (credit: Lockheed Martin) NASA is.
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100,000 Stars: An Interactive Exploration of the Milky Way Galaxy ...

100,000 Stars: An Interactive Exploration of the Milky Way Galaxy. 100,000 Stars: An Interactive Exploration of the Milky Way Galaxy website space science interactive. 100,000 Stars is a new experiment for Chrome web ...
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Ask the Weather Guys: What was the ring around the moon last month? - 77Square.com

Ask the Weather Guys: What was the ring around the moon last month? - 77Square.com | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Ask the Weather Guys: What was the ring around the moon last month?77Square.comRelated Photos. « Lunar Halo.
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Golden Spike Company to Lay Private Tracks for Human Moon Missions | Parabolic Arc | The NewSpace Daily

Golden Spike Company to Lay Private Tracks for Human Moon Missions | Parabolic Arc | The NewSpace Daily | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
A new private effort focused on getting humans back to the moon by 2020 appears to be led by a Colorado start-up called Golden Spike Company, according to published reports.   S.
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How did lunar astronauts survive the extreme temperatures on the Moon? | Spaceanswers.com

How did lunar astronauts survive the extreme temperatures on the Moon? | Spaceanswers.com | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Find out how the twelve men on the Moon kept their body temperature constant. (How did lunar astronauts survive the extreme temperatures on the Moon?
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Roaming robot may explore mysterious Moon caverns

Roaming robot may explore mysterious Moon caverns | Moon Exploration | Scoop.it
Spelunking rover could scout sites for lunar bases.
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