Last year marked fifty years since man first walked on the Moon. But now – scientists want to go one step further – and build on it. Experts at The Open University in Milton Keynes – a town in the UK – are working on ways to turn moon dust in to water.

The story…
Turning moon dust into water

Learn language related to…
space exploration

Need-to-know language…
lunar – adjective related to the moon
rocket fuel – substance used to make rockets or projectiles move
propellant – substance that makes something move
mission – an important job a person or group of people go somewhere to complete

Answer this…
Where might the experiment with moon rock be carried out in the future?
Answer in the video.

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