Selene's Final Approach Before Crashing Into the Moon

The Selene lunar probe has captured amazing footage of the surface of the moon, but on June 11th it finally crashed into the surface. This is a reconstruction of its final approach, based on flight data. [JAXA via Pink Tentacle]




But did they find the whalers? They carry a harpoon. But, alas, there "ain't" no whales. If they are ever found they may tell tall tales. Maybe sing you a whailin tune.