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Resources in “The Moon” Collection

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Apollo_11_Gantry_displayed_at_Kennedy_Space_Center_Visitors_Center.jpg

This image is the gantry across which Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin, and Michael Collins walked to enter the capsule of Apollo 11 for their first-ever mission to the Moon's surface.

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Archive: The Moon’s Journey through Time (Abridged), November 30, 2010

Add this Web Seminar Archive to your NSTA Learning Center Library

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Crashed on the Moon

NASA resource

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Cratering the Moon Challenge

Just like on Earth, water is a crucial resource on the Moon. It will not be practical to transport to space the amount of water needed for human consumption and exploration.

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Distance to the Moon

NASA resource

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Exploring the Moon

Teacher's Guide with activities for Earth and Space Sciences

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Exploring the Moon

Teacher's Guide with activities for Earth and Space Sciences

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Lunar and Planetary Institute

Mission News

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Lunar and Planetary Science

NASA resource

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Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS)

The Mission Objectives of the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) include confirming the presence or absence of water ice in a permanently shadowed crater at the Moon’s South Pole.

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Lunar Impact Monitoring

Multimedia Gallery

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Lunar Landing

NASA resource

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Lunar Lollipops

NASA resource

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Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO)

LRO Supports Historic Lunar Impact Mission

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Lunar Samples Program

Between 1969 and 1972 six Apollo missions brought back 382 kilograms (842 pounds) of lunar rocks, core samples, pebbles, sand and dust from the lunar surface.

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Moon Observations

NASA resource

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Moon Zoo

Welcome to Moon Zoo — with your help, we hope to study the lunar surface in unprecedented detail. Thanks to the help of the Moon Zoo community we have already visually classified 1,424,814 images from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO).

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My Moon

Lunar and Planetary Institute

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NASA Lunar Science Institute

The NLSI brings together leading lunar scientists from around the world to further NASA lunar science and exploration

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One_of_Five_F-1_Rocket_Engines_on_the_First_Stage_of_a_Saturn_V_Rocket.jpg

One F-1 rocket engine on the first stage of the Saturn V rocket displayed at the Kennedy Space Center's Visitors Center.

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Phases of the Moon

NASA resource

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Telling Time By the Light of the Moon

NASA resource

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The Formation of the Moon

NASA resource

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The Moon: Born or Adopted? It Matters!

November 30, 2010, Web Seminar Archive

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The_Moon_Born_or_Adopted_It_Matters.pptx

Web Seminar PowerPoint Presentation

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