This Week in Space

Aug 25th 2023

This Week in Space 76

Over the Moon

Hosted by Rod Pyle, Tariq Malik

Chat With Noah Petro of the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter

New episodes posted every Friday.
Guests: Dr. Noah Petro
Category: News

Ever since the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter first confirmed the presence of water on the Moon, the rush has been on, as both Russia and India proved last week. Why is finding water there so important? How did the LRO probe first make the detection? What else has LRO been up to since reaching the Moon in 2019? Finally, what are the next steps? We'll find out from the source--Dr. Noah Petro, Project Scientist for the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter!

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