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    Water found!

    So water was found on the moon, how long 'till dive season starts?

    Water discovery fuels hope to colonize moon - Space- msnbc.com

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    Re: Water found!

    Quote Originally Posted by 19Hunter68  View Original Post
    So water was found on the moon, how long 'till dive season starts?
    Hunter,

    That sounds like a quote for the caption contest--get an image.

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    Re: Water found!

    yeah, I am not so optimistic. Since there is no atmosphere on the moon, there is only a finite amount of ice that can be harvested. Once that is gone, we are back to square one.

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    Re: Water found!

    There is however more frozen helium than you can shake a stick at. I remember reading a plan from a few years ago for harvesting it, use sunshine to liberate it from rock, use the shade to refreeze it again before shipping it home.

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    Sublime !


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    Re: Water found!

    So you could do a 200m dive on air ?

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    Re: Water found!

    This reminds me of a talk Bill Stone gave at TED some years ago.

    Bill Stone explores the world's deepest caves | Video on TED.com


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    Re: Water found!

    Quote Originally Posted by JB Lombaard  View Original Post
    This reminds me of a talk Bill Stone gave at TED some years ago.

    Bill Stone explores the world's deepest caves | Video on TED.com

    Thank you for posting this it was great to watch. I have met Dr. Bill Stone two times at DEMA, he is one smart dude!

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