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Fraser
2009-Sep-10, 08:30 PM
A highly anticipated Bi-static radar experiment to look for possible water ice hiding in polar craters on the Moon failed due to the deterioration and eventual loss of the Chandrayaan-1 lunar orbiter. "Everything worked out as best as could be hoped, except for one thing," said Paul Spudis, principal investigator for Chandrayaan-1's radar instrument, [...]

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