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Twin lunar probes to end mission with a bang

Jenny Winder, News Writer
15 December 2012, 12:12

Sen— The twin Gravity Recovery and Interior Laboratory (GRAIL) probes named Ebb and Flow are being prepared for the final stage of their mission, a controlled descent and impact on a mountain near a crater called Goldschmidt, close to the Moon's north pole. The impact will take place on Monday, December 17 at 22:28 UTC.