Summary #1336

Nasa Reveals That There Is Water On The Moon In Breakthrough That Could Lead To Deep-Space Travel

independent.co.uk
  • Researchers have evidence of water on the sunlit side of the Moon, although it’s only as much as 1% of all water in the Sahara desert.
  • There are also a lot of shaded areas and pits on the Moon that could potentially hold ice, but this hasn’t been confirmed yet.
  • NASA plans to go to the Moon in 2024, with the goal to establish a sustainable human presence by 2030, and water on the Moon would help them a lot.
  • Besides drinking it, scientists could use it to make fuel, enabling new routes to explore space.

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