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  • Lecture 4

    The Moon:  The Earth's Sister Planet

    Why we study the moon

  • The Moon: Basic Facts

    The Moon: Highlands and Lowlands

    Clementine Mosaic of the Moon

    Lunar Regolith

    Lunar Highlands

    Age of Lunar Surface

    Crater Formation

    Cratering History of the Moon

    Lunar Maria

    Formation of Maria

    Summary of Steps to Form Maria

    Lunar Surface

    Key Generalization for Entire Solar System

    Differences Between Lunar and Terrestrial Rocks

    Summary Comparison of Surfaces of Earth and Moon

    Lunar Interior

    Lunar Atmosphere

    Origin of Moon



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