Finally, NASA has released an HD video tour of the moon showing not only the Apollo landing sites, but the dark side as well. According to NASA, “because of new measurements, it now has ‘new and unprecedented’ views of its surface – including the mysterious dark side of the Moon.” Continue reading for the video and more information.

It also highlights the Shackleton Crater, an impact crater which lies on the south pole of the Moon – named after the celebrated Anglo-Irish explorer of the Antarctic, Ernest Shackleton. Another key moment of the film is the detailed view of the South Pole-Aitken basin – which is one of the biggest known impact craters in the Solar System and the largest and deepest basin on the Moon.


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