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Moon’s crystal mountains reveal its molten past

January 12th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): The crystal mountains, which were found on the moon by India's Chandrayaan-1 probe, are a sign that a roiling ocean of magma once engulfed the rocky body of ... Read more...

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NASA instrument on Chandrayaan finds minerals on moon

December 25th, 2008 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 25 (IANS) The moon mineralogy mapper (M3), a scientific instrument of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) onboard India's first lunar mission Chandrayaan-1, found iron-bearing minerals on the lunar ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan-1 inaugurates 3-D imaging of the moon

December 18th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): An instrument aboard Indian Space Research Organizations (ISROs) Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft has inaugurated 3-D imaging of the moon, revealing new information about the lunar surface.Known as the Moon ... Read more...

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