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NASA’s GRAIL Lunar Mapping Twins Achieve New Year’s Orbits

by Dr. Ken Kremer Next time you look at the moon consider this: Two new moons recently reached orbit. NASA is ringing in the New Year with a double dose of champagne toasts celebrating the back-to-back insertions into lunar orbit … Continue reading

Posted in February 2012, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

GRAIL Twins Launched on Lunar Gravity Mapping Mission

by Dr. Ken Kremer NASA renewed its focus on ground breaking science with the deafening Sept. 10 blastoff of a pair of lunar bound probes sailing on a unique path ‘From the Earth to the Moon’, for a truly challenging … Continue reading

Posted in November 2011, Sidereal Times | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment