An observatory will be established on the Moon



Gregory Benford : science fiction author and astrophysicist
By 1972, a radio telescope and astronomical observatory will be established on the moon. They may, under lunar conditions, discover things that would be impossible to find by observation from earth due to the gravity and atmosphere


GREGORY BENFORD, Popular Mechanics, (2012), "The Future That Never Was: Pictures from the Past', [online], Available: http://www.popularmechanics.com/technology/engineering/future-that-never-was-next-gen-tech-concepts?click=main_sr#slide-1


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