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When Did the Moon Acquire an Atmosphere?

Special | 51m 17s

Ronald Oliversen, associate chief at the Planetary Magnetospheres Lab at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, discusses historical theories that claimed the moon has an atmosphere. Although these theories were ultimately thought to be false, modern research indicates there may be gases on the moon.

Aired: 09/10/19

Rating: TV-G

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