Bomb the Moon

Yes, it’s real.  As part of our “go back to the moon” stuff that is still a relic of the Bush Administration. But there is SCIENCE to be done! We’re crashing one SUV sized spacecraft into the moon at a couple times faster then bullets travel, and sending another spacecraft through the debris.

And yes, you can watch it LIVE on TV tomorrow, 7:30 AM on NASATV:

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html

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~ by Andrew on October 8, 2009.

One Response to “Bomb the Moon”

  1. […] old beastie costs 1.3 billion dollars. We’ve landed on asteroids, smashed into them, and even bombed the moon, and gained huge amounts of understanding as a result. If you do any kind of cost-benefit analysis, […]

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