Tagged: Moon

Helium-3 mining on Moon

The idea of harvesting a clean and efficient form of energy from the Moon has stimulated science fiction and fact in recent decades. Unlike Earth, which is protected by its magnetic field, the Moon has been bombarded with large quantities of Helium-3 by the solar wind. It is thought that this isotope could provide safer…

Moonwalk near Appenines

I had some time to to take a look on the Moon through my telescope. Although the weather was making some troubles (clouds), I managed to take some photos.