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14 minutes ago, Grumpy Owl said:

turned off my ad-blocker so I could read this?


Just copy the source code mate and paste it into a temp html page within whichever coding software you use.


Was this it?



Nasa will hold a major event to announce an “exciting new discovery” about the Moon, it has said.


The space agency did not reveal details about the discovery, but said that it “contributes to Nasa’s efforts to learn about the Moon in support of deep space exploration”.

It also said that the discovery had come from the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or Sofia.


Sofia is a modified Boeing 747 that flies higher than much of the atmosphere, allowing its built-in, 9-foot telescope to get a clear view of our solar system and the broader universe. The plane is able to get up above 99 per cent of the atmosphere’s water vapour, which normally obscures our view of space.


The telescope instruments at the centre of the flying observatory gather infrared light, meaning it can “pick up phenomenon impossible to see with visible light”, Nasa noted in its announcement.

While it spends much of its time looking deeper into space, exploring distant planetary systems and the birth and death of faraway stars, it has revealed important information about other objects in our own solar system. In 2016, for instance, it observed atomic oxygen in Mars’s atmosphere for the first time in 40 years.


Nasa’s notice of the event made heavy reference to the Artemis programme, which hopes to send the first woman and next man to the Moon in 2024, with the hope of using it as a base to launch missions to Mars from the 2030s. They will be the first people to set foot on the Moon since 1972.

The briefing will be attended by Jacob Bleacher, chief exploration scientist for the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate at Nasa’s Headquarters, further suggesting that the discovery is at least applicable to the space agency’s plans to travel to – and live on – the Moon.


As well as Dr Bleacher, the event will be attended by Paul Hertz, astrophysics division director at NASA Headquarters; Casey Honniball, postdoctoral fellow at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center; and Naseem Rangwala, project scientist for the SOFIA mission.

The event will take place at noon eastern time, or 5pm in the UK, on Monday, 26 October, Nasa said. Audio will be streamed live on its website.

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1990 : We are going to the moon

2000: No really we are going to the moon

2005: You guessed it, we are going to the moon

2010: Yes, i know you might got this confirmation a lot of times, we are going

2014: The moon it is

2019: We will go, no doubt

2021: Yes, you heard right, we will go to the moon

Continue at will,...its the Neverending Story from Michael Ende


There will never be a human on the moons surface. You simply cannot survive there.

Not in 100 and not in 1000 years.

And somehow i am damn glad about that.

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On 10/24/2020 at 11:46 PM, EnigmaticWorld said:

The moon is racist too?

The word moon is not racist, it has to be associated with something ,eg  now if you were to say the moon was made of cheese, that would be a terribly racist statement,well here in Australia anyway because one of out leading brands of cheese is COON😉

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