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10.26.15
New lunar maps let you explore the moon from your couch
10.26.15

New lunar maps let you explore the moon from your couch

The existing lunar maps used by the US Geological Survey are two years older than I am.

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01.18.13
NASA sends the Mona Lisa to the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter with lasers
01.18.13

NASA sends the Mona Lisa to the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter with lasers

NASA is no stranger to shooting lasers at spacecraft orbiting the moon (seriously), but it's now m...

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11.18.11
NASA creates high-res Moon map, taunts you about your terrestrial tethers
11.18.11

NASA creates high-res Moon map, taunts you about your terrestrial tethers

Chances are you will never set foot on the Moon. Sorry, we don't mean to rain on your parade (alr...

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09.20.10
Visualized: NASA's lunar laser light show
09.20.10

Visualized: NASA's lunar laser light show

NASA's been quietly shooting lasers at the moon -- and the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, specifical...

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