Space News Archive - September 29, 2009
This summer, University of Florida astronomers inaugurated the worldâ€™s largest optical telescope on a nearly 8,000-foot mountaintop 3,480 miles away.
China on Monday reported the completion of its three-dimensional map of the moonâ€™s surface.
Planning a trip to Mars? Take plenty of shielding. According to sensors on NASA's ACE (Advanced Composition Explorer) spacecraft, galactic cosmic rays have just hit a Space Age high.
- The ragged surface of a lava-flow.