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Elston, D.P. (1968) "Character and Geologic Habitat of Potential Deposits of Water, Carbon and Rare Gases on the Moon", Geological Problems in Lunar and Planetary Research, Proceedings of AAS/IAP Symposium, AAS Science and Technology Series, Supplement to Advances in the Astronautical Sciences., p. 441 When you become a member, you join our mission to increase discoveries in our solar system and beyond, elevate the search for life outside our planet, and decrease the risk of Earth being hit by an asteroid. Foust, Jeff (2023-02-17). "Deep space smallsats face big challenges". SpaceNews . Retrieved 2023-09-15. Lakdawalla, Emily (13 November 2009). "LCROSS Lunar Impactor Mission: "Yes, We Found Water!" ". The Planetary Society. Archived from the original on 22 January 2010 . Retrieved 2010-04-13.

Lunar water is water that is present on the Moon. Diffuse water molecules in low concentrations can persist at the Moon's sunlit surface, as discovered by the SOFIA observatory (an 80/20 joint project of NASA and the German Aerospace Centre, DLR) in 2020. [1] Gradually, water vapor is decomposed by sunlight, leaving hydrogen and oxygen lost to outer space. Scientists have found water ice in the cold, permanently shadowed craters at the Moon's poles. [2] [3] Water molecules are also present in the extremely thin lunar atmosphere. [4] Margot, J. L. (1999). "Topography of the Lunar Poles from Radar Interferometry: A Survey of Cold Trap Locations". Science. 284 (5420): 1658–1660. Bibcode: 1999Sci...284.1658M. CiteSeerX doi: 10.1126/science.284.5420.1658. ISSN 0036-8075. PMID 10356393. A team led by Paul Hayne from the University of Colorado modelled the Moon's surface and identified billions of tiny "cold traps": freezing shadows where ice could be stable for billions of years. Based on remote observations by radar instruments aboard Chandrayaan-1 and LRO, the lunar poles haveover 600 billion kilograms of water ice.Lunar water has two potential origins: water-bearing comets (and other bodies) striking the Moon, and insitu production. It has been theorized that the latter may occur when hydrogen ions ( protons) in the solar wind chemically combine with the oxygen atoms present in the lunar minerals ( oxides, silicates, etc.) to produce small amounts of water trapped in the minerals' crystal lattices or as hydroxyl groups, potential water precursors. [76] (This mineral-bound water, or mineral surface, must not be confused with water ice.) It is something that has been hinted at in the past. In high-latitude, sunlit areas of the Moon, scientists have detected the presence of hydrogen bound to oxygen — but it was impossible to tell if it was molecular water (H2O) or hydroxyl groups (OH), which are common in minerals. Moon on the Water has been saved with a lifeline grant from the government ahead of socially distanced gigs planned for November and December.

Japan's now-finished lunar mission found no water ice". Spaceflight Now. July 6, 2009 . Retrieved 2013-09-27. Place the jar somewhere outside (0r if you don’t have access to the outdoors, on a windowsill) so it can absorb the Moon’s energy. Remember, even if you can’t see the Full Moon, the water will still charge.

Can we get enough of the water to drink it? – Li was not involved in the NASA research published yesterday, but he has studied water on the Moon for years. In 2018, he published a paper in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences providing what was described as “definitive evidence” that the Moon had ice deposits on its northern and southern poles. Luxembourg leads the trillion-dollar race to become the Silicon Valley of asteroid mining". CNBC. 16 April 2018. It is thought that after the moon began to form following the giant impact, its surface remained molten for several million years. This magma ocean is thought to be what led to the distinctive light and dark areas, or mare, that are visible on the moon’s surface. The concerts are over three Sundays, November 1 and 29, as well as December 27, and will take place in the Roy Kemp Suite. During a full moon, it’s not unusual to hear people make jokes about the erratic actions of themselves or others, blaming the “bella luna” for any bad behavior. In fact, the word “lunatic” or “lunacy” is derived from the Roman goddess of the moon, Luna. The moon has been accused of controlling everything from fertility to the foraging behavior of mice, but whether or not the moon actually has that much (or any) influence on our behavior still has yet to be proven. One thing we know for sure about this celestial body—it plays a huge role by influencing our beautiful ocean tides. i

As a comparison, the Sahara desert has 100 times the amount of water than what SOFIA detected in the lunar soil. Despite the small amounts, the discovery raises new questions about how water is created and how it persists on the harsh, airless lunar surface. It suggests that the moon got depleted in these volatile elements by evaporation at some point,’ he said. We had indications that H2O – the familiar water we know – might be present on the sunlit side of the Moon,” said Paul Hertz, director of the Astrophysics Division in the Science Mission Directorate at NASA Headquarters in Washington. “Now we know it is there. This discovery challenges our understanding of the lunar surface and raises intriguing questions about resources relevant for deep space exploration.” A jar or container (I recommend a mason jar or other clear glass jar, but any container like a jar, cup, or even Tupperware will do). This illustration highlights the Moon’s Clavius Crater with an illustration depicting water trapped in the lunar soil there, along with an image of NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) that found sunlit lunar water. Credits: NASA/Daniel RutterSOFIA is a joint project of NASA and the German Aerospace Center. Ames manages the SOFIA program, science, and mission operations in cooperation with the Universities Space Research Association, headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, and the German SOFIA Institute at the University of Stuttgart. The aircraft is maintained and operated by NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center Building 703, in Palmdale, California. L.F.A. THEODORE; V.R. Eke & R. Elphic. "Lunar Hydrogen Distribution after KAGUYA(SELANE)" (PDF). 2009 Annual Meeting of LEG (2009) . Retrieved 2009-11-18. The Moon Under Water" is a 1946 essay by George Orwell, originally published as the Saturday Essay in the Evening Standard on 9 February 1946, [1] in which he provided a detailed description of his ideal public house, the fictitious "Moon Under Water". It was Orwell's last contribution to the Evening Standard. [2] Summary [ edit ]

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