Understanding the Unusual LCROSS Ejecta Plume - Universe Today
LCROSS was an unusual mission, in that it relied on an impact in order to study a planetary body. Not only was the mission unusual, so was the ejecta plume produced by slamming a hollow Centaur rocket booster into the Moon. “A normal impact with a solid impactor throws debris out more than up, like … Continue reading "Understanding the Unusual LCROSS Ejecta Plume"