U-led search team recovers new meteorites originally from the moon

September 20, 2019

In a year that celebrates the¬†50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing and mankind’s first steps on the moon, U.S.¬†explorers have once again brought home pieces of the moon for study- but this time from¬†Antarctica, not Mare Tranquillitatis. Five meteorites, all pieces of a previously unknown lunar breccia (a sedimentary rock made of broken […]