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US envoy revises testimony, admits quid pro quo demand. Impeachment politics face test in Kentucky election. Ex-NFL player pleads guilty to sexual assault charges. The purpose of these tests is to practice techniques in order to study future samples collected from the Moon on Artemis missions, which is NASA's mission to land the first woman and next man on the Moon by These are the new spacesuits for the first woman and next man on the moon.
NASA opened an untouched lunar sample from the Apollo 17 mission. Most of the samples that were brought back from the Apollo missions have either been studied or are part of ongoing research at NASA. However, a number of samples were carefully stored and set aside to be tested with more advanced technology as it is developed. Adidas is partnering with the International Space Station to test products in space. NASA will use advances in techniques such as non-destructive 3D imaging, mass spectrometry and ultra-high resolution microtomy to study the samples.
NASA will equip astronauts with new instruments and tools to study the moon for the Artemis missions in National Trust. Premium Articles.
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