While I don’t agree with @DavidBrin on the value & priority of lunar development, this is a great interview for space exploration fans.
#ThisWeekInHistory : Apollo 16′s lunar module, carrying astronauts John W. Young and Charles M. Duke Jr., landed on the moon (4/20/1972); Prince was found dead at his home in suburban Minneapolis; he was 57 (4/21/2016).
NASA has chosen SpaceX to build the lunar lander that will eventually put the first woman and person of color on the moon.
Another great episode of @forallmankind_ heading into next week's season finale. A lunar Cuban Missle Crisis. Love it.
Take a look at the first Moon image captured by #Chandrayaan2 #VikramLander taken at a height of about 2650 km from Lunar surface on August 21, 2019. Mare Orientale basin and Apollo craters are identified in the picture. #ISRO
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chief, K Sivan to ANI:We've found the location of #Vikram Lander on lunar surface&orbiter has clicked a thermal image of Lander. But there is no communication yet. We are trying to have contact. It will be communicated soon. #Chandrayaan2
Why is it called a #SuperBlueBloodMoon ? ?Supermoon – When the Moon is at or near its closest point to Earth ?Blue Moon – The second full moon in a month ?Blood Moon – The red tint Earth’s shadow casts on the Moon during a lunar eclipse Watch it live: