|Water, Life's Elixir: The Moon and Comets|
This article discusses the necessity of locating water ice as astronauts explore the solar system, for oxygen and fuel as well as for drinking. Topics include the possible occurrence of ice at the lunar poles and in comets, and some of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) missions to locate it.
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DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-410
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