Thu, Oct 8, 2009 -- 5:30 PM
NASA Set for Lunar Crash Landing
At 4:31am on Friday, NASA will smash a satellite and small rocket into the moon to see if the dust clouds they raise contain hydrogen, a sign of water buried under the lunar surface. Amateur astronomers will be able to contribute data they collect to the project, dubbed LCROSS for Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite.
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