NASA’s VIPER mission, which won’t launch until 2024, aims to find the source of the moon’s water.

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NASA’s VIPER mission will return measurements that provide insights into the origin and distribution of water on the Moon to help determine how future space exploration missions can harvest its resources. The VIPER (Volatiles Investigating Polar Exploration Rover) crew and Astrobotic have been asked by NASA to move VIPER’s delivery to the Moon’s South Pole from November 2023 to November 2024. VIPER is a rover that will provide measurements that will shed light on where the water on the Moon … Continue reading “NASA’s VIPER mission, which won’t launch until 2024, aims to find the source of the moon’s water.”