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Fraser
2008-Oct-24, 05:50 AM
It's been a long-held belief that the Moon is hiding significant quantities of water ice, safe from the Sun's ablative effects inside shady craters. One such crater is called Shackleton at the lunar South Pole and previous Moon missions have indicated it might hold a large reservoir of ice for all the water needs of [...]

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timb
2008-Oct-24, 10:16 AM
Ha! I always put that "ice on the moon" story in the same basket as the face on Mars. A great way to boost funding.

Is SELENE going to peer into Peary? It would be nice to knock that one over too.