NASA said Friday's rocket and satellite strike on the moon was a success, kicking up enough dust for scientists to determine whether or not there is water on the moon.
NASA crashed the rocket and a satellite into the moon's surface on Friday morning in a $79 million mission.NASA televised live images of the LCROSS as it crashed into a crater near the moon's south pole.
Minutes before its impact, the satellite guided a rocket into the Cabeus crater in an effort to kick up enough dust to help the LCROSS find whether there is any water in the moon's soil.
Friday, October 9, 2009
Apparently other things are going on today besides the Nobel Prize awarded to a worthy recipient...NASA bombed the moon: