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Mar 14, 2019
NASA to study untouched Moon samples from Apollo missions for first timeThe samples were vacuum-sealed on the Moon & brought to Earth by Apollo 17 astronauts 50 years ago.
Mar 11, 2019
NASA scientists observe water molecules hopping about on the surface of the moonThe LRO observed a layer of lunar surface water that was mere molecules thick, from orbit.
Mar 04, 2019
Mystery of swirls on Moon may finally have an answer — they're formed by solar windSwirls on the moon seem to be a kind of sunburn from how solar wind & the crust magnetic field interact.
Feb 21, 2019
Moon's surface acts like a 'chemical factory' that can produce water: NASASilica in space — whether on the Moon or as space dust — can be used to synthesize water: Researcher.
Aug 28, 2018
Colonising the moon: A story of dust, bricks and a printer to build a lunar villagePink Floyd famously sang of not wanting to be a brick in the wall. Could that change soon?
Jan 09, 2017
Solar storms can vaporise soil in regions on the moon never reached by sunlight: Nasa studyThe dielectric breakdowns can pulverise the regolith, vaporising or melting the rock and sand, and even causing the material to blow up.