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professor hopes key to deep-space exploration is the moon

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professor hopes key to deep-space exploration is the moon

this is a composite image of the lunar nearside taken by the lunar reconnaissance orbiter in june 2009, note the presence of dark areas of maria on this side of the moon. credit: nasathe secret to deep-space exploration could be buried deep within the moon. a university of central florida scientist is developing a process that could mine the moon of its ice, which could eventually open the way for rocket-fuel production on the lunar surface.that would make it more likely that rockets could take off from the moon with enough force to, for the first time, expand a vehicle's range."the cost of spaceflight is primarily driven by the launch of propellants into space," said ucf's phil metzger, who landed a six-month contract with united lau...