Scientists reveal the truth behind the ‘man in the moon’

October 2, 2014 10:13 AM

33 0

Scientists reveal the truth behind the ‘man in the moon’

Researchers have developed a high-res map of the Procellarum and discovered that its border is not circular, but polygonal.

According to MIT researchers, newly obtained GRAIL data has revealed that the so-called “man in the moon” (or the Procellarum region) came from a volcanic plume, not an asteroid impact.

Read more

To category page

Loading...