Attractive Theory: Magnetized Moon Rock Offers Clue to Lunar Origin

Thursday, January 15, 2009 - 16:49 in Astronomy & Space

The moon, our closest neighbor, remains in many ways a mystery to planetary scientists--a destination tantalizingly close, yet frustratingly difficult to reach. But even though an Earthling has not set foot on the lunar surface since Apollo 17 in 1972, samples brought back during that mission continue to grace the science community with insights into the nature of Earth's satellite. [More]

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