Sunday, July 19, 2009

Moon Week

Tomorrow is the fortieth anniversary of the landing of Apollo 11 on the surface of the moon. Geographic Travels with Catholicgauze! will celebrate this victorious achievement with Moon Week. The next few posts will be dedicated to Selenography (Geography of the Moon).

The program of events is

Monday: Apollo 11-17: Mapping the discoveries
Tuesday: Mare: The Seas of the Moon
Wednesday: Near Side versus Dark Side
Thursday: Where did the Moon come from?
Friday: How the Moon impacts the Earth
Saturday: When will we return?

Until then be sure to enjoy a flyover of the Moon due by the Japanese Kaguya probe

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