No ice on the moon

by Gene on Nov. 03rd, 2006

Astronomers at Cornell have determined that craters on the moon, once thought to hold ice, actually just have highly reflective dirt. This is a set back for space exploration plans, which had hoped to use the ice as a source of water and/or hydrogen for a future moon base.

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bryan kennedy's picture

Looks like NASA might be announcing something to the contrary at the top of the hour...

Ice on the Moon?

posted on Fri, 11/13/2009 - 11:36am
JGordon's picture
JGordon says:

Yep.
Ice on the Moon.

posted on Fri, 11/13/2009 - 2:47pm
Jeff Thomas's picture
Jeff Thomas says:

There is not ice on the moon because its not possible.

posted on Sat, 11/14/2009 - 2:21pm
Anonymous's picture
Anonymous says:

there probably is ice on the moon

posted on Sat, 11/14/2009 - 4:58pm

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