Made a “Thank you” page on my personal blog. It’s a place for permanent gratitude to particularly notable people and things that shaped me and got me this far. :) https://personal.jatan.space/p/thanks
Moon exploration last week was 🔥
→ Cereal box sized NASA satellites ready for science
→ Lunar Outpost rover to test Nokia’s 4G/LTE network on the Moon
→ Intuitive Machines building a fascinating hopper craft
→ Israeli to test extracting oxygen from lunar soil
and more! 🚀🌗 https://moonmonday.jatan.space/p/issue-37
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Let’s go forward to the Moon. 🚀🌗 :D
12 years ago today, India’s Chandrayaan 1 spacecraft captured a solar eclipse from the Moon! I made this GIF from its images.
Details of execution in my interview of Chandrayaan 1’s Mission Director: https://blog.jatan.space/p/interviewing-isro-chandrayaan-1-mission-director 🚀
Last week in Moon exploration saw hardware progress! 🌗
→ NASA readies Orion for 1st flight around the Moon
→ ispace Japan begins assembling its lunar lander
→ China distributes Chang’e 5 samples for scientific study
→ Astrobotic advances its autonomous rover
and more! 🚀 https://moonmonday.jatan.space/p/issue-36
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