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Astronomy from the Moon

Crawford, Ian A. and Zarnecki, John (2008). Astronomy from the Moon. Astronomy & Geophysics, 49(2) pp. 17–19.

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A return to the Moon will confer scientific benefits in several different fields. Although the principal beneficiary is likely to be planetary science, the lunar surface also offers advantages for observational astronomy and future plans for lunar exploration should take these into account.

Item Type: Article
Copyright Holders: 2008 Royal Astronomical Society
ISSN: 1468-4004
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Earth, Planetary, Space and Astronomical Research (CEPSAR)
Item ID: 12429
Depositing User: Colin Smith
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2008 07:54
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:15
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