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NASA finds water on the Moon | ABC News

Astronomers have detected water molecules in sunlit areas of the Moon for the first time, raising hopes for exploration and habitation. Subscribe: Read more here: ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in Australia and abroad, including the latest coronavirus pandemic updates. It’s news …

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NASA says there is definitely water on the moon

NASA says it is found evidence that water exists on the sunlit surface of the moon. NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy detected the water molecules in the Clavius Crater, facing Earth. Although the water found did not have the same properties as it did on Earth, its discovery might …

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China's Plan to Conquer the Moon, Mars and More | WSJ

This summer the planets favorably align for spacecraft to reach Mars with the least amount of fuel. China is among the countries undertaking the mission while working on bigger ambitions that could one day challenge the U.S.’s leadership in space. Photo Composite: Crystal Tai More from the Wall Street Journal: …

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The Real Story Behind the Apollo 11 Computer Error | WSJ

Perhaps the most dramatic moment of Apollo 11’s mission to the moon was when the Eagle began its final descent to the lunar surface and the Apollo Guidance Computer became overloaded. Few were more nervous than the young computer programmer who had written the code for the landing. On the …

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