Latest Shackleton crater Stories
Somewhere between five to ten percent of the walls of Shackleton crater could contain small patches of ice, according to a new study published in Geophysical Research Letters.
Newly-released images of the lunar south-polar region obtained by ESAâ€™s SMART-1 are proving to be wonderful tools to zero-in on suitable study sites for potential future lunar exploration missions.
NASA has obtained the highest resolution terrain mapping to date of the moon's rugged south polar region, with a resolution to 20 meters per pixel.
Mark your calendar: On March 3, 2007, the Moon will turn red during a total lunar eclipse visible from parts of all seven continents, including the eastern half of the United States.
- Growing in low tufty patches.