Fifty years after humans first landed on the moon, our closest large neighbor still holds a bunch of mysteries. One thing that scientists really want to learn about is volcanism – a process that is common to the moon, Earth, and especially Venus and Mars. One lucky scientist recently got access to pristine moon samples carried back by Apollo astronauts, which she'll examine for evidence of ancient fire fountains. Here's what we hope to learn.
Why Do We Care About Volcanoes?
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Written by Elizabeth Howell March 21, 2019
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