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Date: 5 months ago   Category: Science

Cold poles: as detection of ice on the Moon can help with her development — RT in Russian


The American astronomers together with colleagues from NASA have found ice reserves on poles of the Moon. By means of the infrared spectrograph placed on the Indian probe Chandrayaan-1, researchers have established that ice has covered a third of the lunar surface which is constantly in a shadow. However experts have noted that lunar ice needs further studying. To provide scientific community with additional information, according to experts, the Russian automatic space station "Moon-27" which is capable to take soil samples from the areas of the Moon shipped in a gloom can.

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