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New study reveals secrets of Wolfe Creek Crater

An ortho photograph of Wolfe Creek Crater. An orthophoto is an aerial image that has been geometrically corrected so that the scale is even and the photo has the same freedom of distortion as a map. Credit: University of Wollongong A study by an international team of researchers led by Professor Tim Barrows of the University of Wollongong has shed …

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Chandrayaan-2 takes the first picture of the moon and catches the Apollo crater in the Mare Orientale basin. India news

NEW DELHI: After reached lunar orbit on Tuesday morning, Chandrayaan-2 finally took the first picture of the moon. The image, taken from a height of 2,650 km from the lunar surface, was taken on Wednesday with a camera aboard the lander Vikram. The Indian Space Research Organization (Isro) tweeted the picture with two major landmarks of the Moon, the Apollo …

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Researchers are investigating the largest impact crater in the US, which has been buried for 35 million years

The 21 shock and non-shocked zircon crystals dated from this study were separated from this ~ 30 cubic centimeter unconsolidated Late Eocene sediment recovered from the Ocean Drilling Project site 1073, Loch A. Photo: Biren / ASU About 35 million years ago, an asteroid hit the ocean off the east coast of North America. Its impact was a 25-mile crater …

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Rock almost rolled in this crater on the moon … Almost

The story of the moon is a story told by geology and shows in its rocks, craters and other surface features. For centuries astronomers have been studying the moon remotely, and in recent decades has been visited by countless robot missions. Between 1969 and 1972, a total of twelve astronauts ran on their surface, conducted lunar research, and returned samples …

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