Scientists: Large Reserves of Water can be Found on Moon

22.05.2017

Examining samples of lunar rocks – regolith – planetary scientists came to the conclusion that in the core or mantle of Earth's satellite impressive reserves of water can exist. On the surface of the moon water cannot exist because of the lack of atmosphere, it instantly evaporates under the sunlight.

Scientists: Large Reserves of Water can be Found on Moon

The hydrogen contained in the lunar rock is absolutely the same as on our planet. This fact speaks in favor of the theory of the Moon’s origin from the wreck of the Earth after a collision with a large celestial body about 4.5 billion years ago.