Lunar and Planetary Institute






Lunar Science and Exploration
Center for Lunar Science and Exploration

Multimedia


Video

 
   
Aristacrchus Crater

From the Earth to the Moon
Inspirational video and soundtrack with dramatic views of the lunar landscape

   
Apollo 15 landing site

Why go back to the Moon?
By Andy Chaikin, featuring LPI’s Paul Spudis

   
Origin and evolution of life

What the Moon teaches us: Origin and evolution of life
By Andy Chaikin, featuring LPI’s David Kring

   
Flyover of Meteror Crater Meteor Crater Flyover
   
Asteroid

The Chelyabinsk Air Burst and the Hazards of Near-Earth Asteroid Impacts
Public lecture by David A. Kring at the Lunar and Planetary Institute, 21 November 2013

   
Lunar rover

Lunar Rover Vodcast
(May take a few minutes to download)

   
Lunar crater

NASA Lunar Science Institute Vodcast
Impact Bombardment on the Moon and Throughout the Solar System
Dr. David A. Kring

   
King Crater thumbnail Lunar Surface Flyovers
   
Lunar Geology

Importance of lunar geology in exploration and understanding our solar system
Invited presentation at the NLSI Forum
Dr. Eileen Stansbery – July 19, 2012

   
MyMoon webcast poster

LPI MyMoon Webcasts

LCROSS Overview
      Dr. Jennifer Heldmann – Sept. 23, 2009
Importance of Returning Astronauts to the Moon
      Dr. David Kring - Dec 16, 2009  
Initial LCROSS Results
      Dr. Tony Colaprete – Jan. 13, 2010

   
Chenango Forks students

Students in the News
Chenango Forks Students Win NASA Competition

 


Images

 
   
Lunar Lanscapes Illustrated Briefings

Dramatic Lunar Landscapes & Scale of Shackleton Crater
It is Time to Get Back on the Lunar Surface
NASA Budget and Congressional Support charts
NASA Budget History & Support for Our Future
Reaching for the Moon and Beyond
Scale of Those First Footsteps
Earth’s Origins Revealed on the Moon
Touching a Near-Earth Asteroid
Near-Earth Asteroid Samples and Lunar Samples
The Lunar Cataclysm Hypothesis
The Moon Implies Planetary Migration

   
Lunar map Lunar Images & Maps
   
Lunar artwork

Lunar Artwork

A Vision in Gray
NASA Art Contest
2010 Life and Work on the Moon Art Contest


Downloads

 
   
Never stop exploring Never Stop Exploring Gallery
   
Lunar Landing site chart LPI Lunar Landing Site Chart
   
Early earth Illustrations for the Classroom
   
To the Moon and Beyond poster

Posters

The Lunar Cataclysm
How our Moon Formed (front)
How our Moon Formed (back)
Our Moon in a New Light (front)
Our Moon in a New Light (back)
To the Moon and Beyond (front)
To the Moon and Beyond (back)

   
Schmitt slide

Famous Exploration Quotes

Harrison H. “Jack” Schmitt
John Young
Henry David Thoreau
The Guiding Light of Space Exploration


Interactives 

 
   
Make a crater on the Moon Make a Crater on the Moon
   
Moon Zoo Moon Zoo

Podcasts

 
Moon

Airburst Events Explained
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring David Kring (LPI’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration)

Stunning New Video:  From the Earth to the Moon
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring David Kring (LPI’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration).

Desert RATS:  Humans and Robots Working Together
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring Terry Fong (NASA Ames Research Center) and David Kring (LPI’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration)

How to be a Lunar Scientist
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring Jennifer Heldman and Anthony Colaprete (NASA Ames Research Center), Don Wilhelms (USGS retired), David Kring (LPI's Center for Lunar Science and Exploration), and two NASA academy students.

Lunar Crater Clues
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring David Kring (LPI’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration).

High School Teams Compete in Lunar Research
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring Andy Shaner (from LPI), student team members from Kickapoo High School (Hannah Adams, Ally Fess, Cody Carroll, Richie Hearn) and their teacher (Rick Snyder).

Making an Impact on Earth and the Moon
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring David Kring (LPI’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration)

Plan for a Sustainable Lunar Base
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring Paul Spudis (LPI’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration)

Apollo Rocks Give Up More of the Moon’s Secrets
365 Days of Astronomy, featuring Katherine Joy (LPI and JSC’s Center for Lunar Science and Exploration)

 


Social Media

 
   
Facebook logo Desert RATS
MyMoon
   
Twitter logo

Human and Robotic Systems for Lunar Exploration
MyMoonLPI

   
Flickr logo Tests of Lunar Missions in Arizona
   
You Tube logo Space Exploration Field Tests


Kepler crater

Lunar Science and Exploration Information Portal

SSERVI Central (at NASA Ames)

Other SSERVI Teams
   Ames Research Center
   Applied Physics Laboratory
   Brown University - MIT
   Goddard Space Flight Center
   Southwest Research Institute
   Stony Brook University
   University of Central Florida
   University of Colorado

Previous NLSI Member Teams
   Applied Physics Laboratory
   Brown University
   Goddard Space Flight Center
   Southwest Research Institute
   University of Colorado (a)
   University of Colorado (b)

International NLSI Partners
   Canada
   Germany
   Israel
   Korea
   Netherlands
   Saudi Arabia
   United Kingdom

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