But a new study has suggested that the moon which is airless, also has rust on its surface. This should not have happened based on the conditions on the moon. Though it should cancel out any oxidization on the Moon, Earth's magnetotail has also been shown to block over 99 percent of the solar wind during certain periods of the Moon's orbit.
Essentially, they're regions of spaces packed so densely that not even light can escape. An global collaboration of scientists on Wednesday announced the merger of two black holes , detected by a gravitational wave generated when the universe was "about half its age".
NASA shared a video clip of the SLS booster test, and it showed how powerful the massive rocket is, leaving behind a flaming and smoking hillside. For those who are not aware, the SLS is the new heavy-lift launch system that the space agency is planning to use for future manned moon missions, which is part of the Artemis Project that aims to bring back man and the first woman on the moon.
With the SAOCOM 1B mission organized by SpaceX, the American company launched its 100th rocket. The mission got underway at 7:18 p.m. when the booster's nine first stage engines ignited, throttled up to full thrust and propelled the rocket away from pad 40 under a still-cloudy sky.
Sasol, which is battling several headwinds that have hammered its financial position, is now being battered by the impact of a natural disaster in the form of Hurricane Laura which has forced the closure of its Lake Charles Chemicals plant the US.
The launch was also important because it was NASA's first human spaceflight departing from USA soil in almost a decade. Since NASA retired its space shuttle in 2011, it outsourced the job of building its next generation of spaceships to SpaceX and Boeing.