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Twin Grail spacecraft reunite in lunar orbit

( -- The second of NASA's two Gravity Recovery And Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) spacecraft has successfully completed its planned main engine burn and is now in lunar orbit. Working together, GRAIL-A and GRAIL-B ...

dateJan 02, 2012 in Space Exploration
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Solar storms could 'sandblast' the moon

( -- Solar storms and associated Coronal Mass Ejections (CMEs) can significantly erode the lunar surface according to a new set of computer simulations by NASA scientists. In addition to removing a surprisingly ...

dateDec 06, 2011 in Space Exploration
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