Parts of the moon may provide stable temperatures for humans, researchers find | News

In early human history, caves provided people with protection from the elements and a place to call home. Now, similar formations on the moon could provide pioneering astronauts with a lunar safe haven, thanks to their Earth-like temperatures.

The moon has pits with shaded areas that steadily hover around 63 degrees Fahrenheit (17 degrees Celsius), a temperate range that’s stable for humans, found researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles. The journal Geophysical Research Letters published the study in July.

Give me shelter

The Clayton County Police Department celebrated National Night Out Aug. 2 in Lovejoy. The day is observed across the country as a way to enhance and forge relationships between law enforcement and the communities they serve. Click for more.


Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.