Astronomers Discuss Moon Opportunities

November 29th, 2006 in Astronomy & Space / Astronomy
Moon
Photo courtesy of NASA.


Photo courtesy of NASA.

(AP) -- The moon has very little atmosphere, and lots of dust. Those are some of the things being considered this week at the home of the Hubble Space Telescope, where astronomers are discussing the opportunities offered by NASA's plan to return to the moon, including the possibility of a telescope on the lunar surface.



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