October 9, 2009, will go down as a the day Obama was announced the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize Winner and…..we bombed the moon. Friday morning we bombed the moon in hopes of finding ice amongst the debris.
NASA said Friday’s rocket and satellite strike on the moon was a success, kicking up enough dust for scientists to determine whether or not there is water on the moon.
“We have the data we need to actually address the questions we set out to address,” said Anthony Colaprete, principal investigator for the Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, mission.
Take a guess at how much this all cost? $79 million. Thats right, $79 million. Hmm, what could we do with that money here at home?Published in