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NASA's Lunar Orbiter Gets an Art Lesson with Lasers - Universe Today
In the ultimate example of science imitating art, engineers working with NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter recently beamed an image of the Mona Lisa to the LRO and back via laser beam in order to measure the rate of transmission between the spacecraft and Earth. This allowed them to then calibrate their software to correct for … Continue reading "NASA’s Lunar Orbiter Gets an Art Lesson with Lasers"