Mountains of rubbish are piled up to form a landscape that is almost lunar in its desolation.
He is honoured by having a large lunar crater named after him.
He did propose the setting up of an observatory to provide accurate lunar data in his attempts to convince the commissioners.
There was only so much our scientists could do with lunar rocks or soil samples.
It is caused by the earth moving between the sun and the moon, casting a shadow over the lunar surface.
About a quarter of the lunar diameter was eclipsed, and re-emergence occurred about a quarter of an hour before sunrise.
As the lunar disk cleared the horizon, it appeared that a chunk had been taken out of its bottom.
The two ships would dock in orbit, and propellants would transfer into the lunar craft.
Water on the lunar surface would be very helpful in the creation of permanent bases on the Moon.
Soon your smooth pool bottom will be a lunar landscape of ridges and foot prints.