The Moon. Image Credit: NASA
HUNTSVILLE, Ala (Nov. 14, 2013) — One of the things Dr. Richard Miller thinks is coolest about working as part of a team investigating the origin and mapping of water on the lunar poles is that he can look up at night, or when the Moon rises during the [...]
In the final manned flight of a Saturn V—and the behemoth rocket’s only nocturnal launch—the astronauts of Apollo 17 roar into low-Earth orbit in the opening minutes of 7 December 1972. The astonishing event turned night into day for hundreds of miles. Photo Credit: NASA
Forty years ago, this month, two human explorers bounced [...]
Want to know what it is like to rove on the Moon in the lunar rover concept developed under Project Constellation? Would you like to experience being at America’s lunar outpost in the 2020’s? Well, there’s an app for that.
Check out iRover, a cool iPhone app by the folks responsible for the 3D simulations [...]