New paper: Science from Apollo

We have a new group article out in the Royal Astronomical Society’s Astronomy and Physics journal.

For the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing, working with our colleagues at the European Space Agency and NASA we look back to the Apollo missions and how they have shaped the development of lunar science, and look ahead to the science to be undertaken by the next generation of lunar missions.

John F Pernet-Fisher, Francesca E McDonald, Ryan A Zeigler, Katherine H Joy (2019) 50 years on: legacies of the Apollo programme. Astronomy & Geophysics, Volume 60, Issue 4, August 2019, Pages 4.22–4.28,

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About Katherine Joy

Hello! I am Katherine Joy. I am part of the University of Manchester Isotope Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry group. More details about my research interests can be found at
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