NASA Ames Research Center
Attn: SSERVI Team
Building 17, Room 108
Mail Stop 17-1
Moffett Field, CA 94089

Phone: (650) 604-1850
Fax: (650) 604-1700

Yvonne Pendleton
Director
Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute
NASA Ames Research Center
Phone number: (650) 604-4391
yvonne.pendleton@nasa.gov

Greg Schmidt
Deputy Director
International Partnerships
Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute
NASA Ames Research Center
Phone number: (650) 604-2611
gregory.schmidt@nasa.gov

Doris Daou
Associate Director
Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute
NASA Ames Research Center
(650) 604-2021
doris.daou@nasa.gov

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    NLSI’s DREAM team modelers help search for Moon dust fountains In exploration, sometimes you find more than what you’re looking for, including things that shouldn’t be there. As the Apollo 17 astronauts orbited over the night side of the moon, with the sun just beneath the horizon right before orbital “sunrise,” Eugene Cernan prepared to make observations of sunlight scattered by the sun’s thin outer atmosphere and interplanetary dust from comets and collisions between asteroids.

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Water ice and other frozen volatiles are to be found in many shadowed craters near the lunar poles.

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