Australasian Science: Australia's authority on science since 1938

Lunar Craters Revealed

By Stephen Luntz

It might be thought that 400 years of telescope observations, not to mention numerous manned and robotic missions, would have revealed every decent-sized crater on the near side of the Moon. However, Curtin University has turned up evidence for 280 previously unidentified lunar craters, many on the near side.

To view this article subscribe or purchase a yearly pass here.