home Nature Moon Links

Moon Links

Photo: ESA/A.Gerst, Lunar Eclipse

Links related to Earth’s moon presented in somewhat random fashion:

Recommended Listening
Ethics of lunar mining – As we deplete our energy resources on Earth, mining the Moon for precious minerals is becoming a tempting alternative. Researchers believe lunar mining will begin in less than 10 years. But given the damage mining has done on our planet, how do you feel about our ‘Harvest Moon’ becoming a mined Moon?

Elsewhere on the Web
http://www.moonviews.com
incredibly-violent-history-of-earths-moon
http://lroc.sese.asu.edu/gigapan
Apollo 11 changed the way we felt about the moon
How would lunar mining affect the cultural significance of the Moon?

Who owns the moon?

Reports
Tidal evolution of the Moon from a high-obliquity, high-angular-momentum Earth – Nature (PDF)

Favorite Apps: Phases of the Moon
Our Phases of the Moon App is Now a Lunar Atlas

Download
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.universetoday.moon.phases
https://itunes.apple.com/kz/app/phases-of-the-moon/id547642997?mt=8

LRO
http://lunar.gsfc.nasa.gov
http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/imagegallery/iotd.html?id=375652
http://www.nasa.gov/image-feature/goddard/lro-earthrise-2015

Rovers
Can I borrow a lunar rover?

Eclipses
Lunar_eclipse
Recent and forthcoming lunar eclipses

Apollo
firstmenonthemoon.com
latest-release-of-moonscape

MTV
http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/la-et-entertainment-news-updates-july-1501515620-htmlstory.html

Videos

Wikipedia
Moon
Tycho_(crater)
Artemis_(novel)

Planeta.com

Moon

Supermoon

Solar System

Astronomy

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.