Topic: Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer
Could there be another squabble over the moon? China is expected to launch its latest lunar mission in early December – a move that experts say will likely skew lunar dust results for NASA's LADEE probe.
LADEE, NASA's latest mission to the moon, successfully slipped into lunar orbit on Sunday. LADEE's looping trajectory offers a low-cost, dependable path to the moon.
A frog found itself a bit too close to the launch pad during the liftoff off NASA's LADEE spacecraft last week. The space agency says the amphibian is in 'uncertain' condition.