Posts made in September, 2010


Lunar overload


Posted By on Sep 21, 2010

I’ve spent my morning sitting in talks at the EPSC meeting (location in attached image) on new lunar results from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter mission. At this stage, my brain is full (does that make my loony?) so I think it’s time to blog it all out. (sadly, not enough bandwidth for pictures). First though, I have a confession to make. Yesterday I played hooky. During the opening session a friendly woman on the...

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Planets in Rome


Posted By on Sep 20, 2010

Somewhere in the past year I found myself associated with the Moon. More specifically, through my work with Moon Zoo (and the forthcoming Mercury Zoo), I’ve become part of the planetary sciences education and public outreach community. This has opened a lot of unexpected doors for me, and one of those open doors happened to open up on Rome. Currently I’m sitting in a lecture hall in the Angelicum Center at the Pontificia...

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